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Published: Saturday, March 30, 2019 @ 2:17 PM By: Ann Smajstrla, Cox Media Group National Content Desk
ARLINGTON, Texas — Two African American adolescence say they were denied jobs at Six Flags Over Texas because of their hairstyles.
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Both adolescence were told they would accept to cut their beard if they capital jobs at the Arlington action park, The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported.
Brandon Kobe Pierce, 16, told WFAA-TV he’s beat his beard in a complect that alcove aloof accomplished his amateur for his accomplished life. He afresh interviewed for a job at Six Flags Over Texas, and said interviewers told him his complect wouldn’t be allowed.
Pierce said he larboard the account activity abject because he considers the complect a allotment of his identity. The Six Flags interviewers told him that women advisers are accustomed to put continued beard in a bun, but that macho advisers don’t accept that option.
“If girls are able to cull their beard aback and accept it long, again guys shouldn’t accept to cut their hair,” he said.
Keiron Washington, 17, told bounded media he had a agnate experience. The boyhood interviewed at Six Flags, and was told he’d accept to cut his shoulder-length dreadlocks he’d been growing for years.
“They told me that I couldn’t accept dreads because it’s added of an acute hairstyle,” Washington told NBC DFW.
Washington’s mother, Karis Washington, alleged the Six Flags Human Resources administration to ask for a added abundant explanation.
“She said dreads are NOT accustomed but he can accept braids. And said they are an acute hairstyle,” Karis Washington wrote in a Facebook post. “She additionally went on and compared them to tattoos and piercings.”
The Facebook column had added than 17,000 shares as of Saturday afternoon.
“Why cut his beard for a melancholia job and for $7-$9 an hour? If it was a career, altered story,” Karis Washington told NBC DFW.