August 1, 2020 | By Alwin Squire |
In an official statement released by the Prime Minister of Jamaica, the Honourable Andrew Holness has spoke out against the Jamaican Superior Court ruling allowing schools to ban students from school because of their hairstyle.
“Our children must not be discriminated against, or deprived of their right to an education on the basis of their hair style” said Prime Minister Andrew Holness.
He took to social media to release his official statement on the matter.
You can view his statement below:
#PressRelease: This government has always maintained that our children must not be discriminated against, nor deprived of their right to an education on the basis of their hairstyle. pic.twitter.com/vxhpHzZGQk
— Andrew Holness (@AndrewHolnessJM) August 2, 2020
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