Five-year-old Malachi Wilson, a member of the Navajo Nation, was sent home from his first day at a Texas kindergarten for having hair that was deemed “too long.” Wilson’s mother, April, says that her son was devastated by the encounter. And, seeing as Wilson keeps his hair long for religious reasons, the school could be in deep shit.
See: Indian Boarding Schools
See: Religious/ Spiritual Freedom
See: Not telling people what to do because of perceived gender-appropriateness of hair-length
See: NOT BEING A DICK
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