Sunday, December 15, 2019

Tag: Racial Discrimination

Retired NFL Player Secretly Records JPMorgan Chase...

A former NFL Super Bowl champion alleges bankers at a JPMorgan Chase branch discriminated against him and admitted to bank executives’ racial bias when he...

‘I’ll Call the Police!’: Woman Dials 911...

In a caught-on-camera moment, a New York City man showed a white woman calling the police after her suspicions about his presence...

Black Nursing Home Executive Wins $6M Settlement...

A Black former nursing home executive won more than $6 million in a New Jersey discrimination suit after her boss allegedly halted...

United Airlines Accommodates White Male Passenger Who...

A teenager from Jacksonville, Florida, tweeted this past weekend about an alleged racially charged encounter she had with a fellow airline passenger...

Group of Black Women Accuse New Orleans...

A group of Black women are speaking out after they say staffers at a New Orleans-area movie theater discriminated against them and later accused...

Photo Prompts Swift Backlash Against Target for...

Target is facing backlash after a customer noticed an Austin location put anti-theft devices only on darker shades of foundation.

New Report Lists 5 Worst Places to...

Although 55 years ago the 1964 Civil Rights Act outlawed racial discrimination, Black people still fare far worse than their white counterparts...

Family Says Illinois Restaurant Asked Them to...

Employees at a Buffalo Wild Wings in the greater Chicago area are out of a job this week after allegedly asking a Black family...

White Starbucks Exec Files Lawsuit Accusing the...

A former regional manager for Starbucks is accusing the coffee giant of discriminating against white employees after the widely publicized arrests of two Black...

White Delaware Police Captain Cries Racial Discrimination...

A Delaware police captain claims he was passed over for a promotion to police chief because of his race. Now he's suing for discrimination. Dover...

Phoenix Boss ‘Terrorized’ Black Worker to the...

A lawsuit resulted in a $54,000 settlement on Oct. 11 for a Black worker who said a manager at a Phoenix moving...

Former Mizzou Track Coach Says He Suffered...

The University of Missouri filed a motion this week calling for a court ordered mental evaluation of a former track coach taking the school...

Former Mercedes-Benz Manager Outs Owner for Frequently...

The former sales manager at an Indiana Mercedes-Benz dealership says he was subjected to a hostile work environment, then found himself kicked to the...

Bank of America to Pay $4.2M After...

Alleged hiring discrimination by Bank of America will cost the firm $4.2 million in back wages, interest and other fees, the U.S. Labor Department...

‘Knock It Off!’: Black Woman Sues Portland...

An African-American woman is taking a Portland restaurant to court after she says she and her family were treated poorly compared to the eatery's...

Referee Who Forced High School Wrestler to...

The New Jersey referee who sparked national outcry when he forced a Black wrestler to cut his dreads or forfeit a high-stakes match has...

Michigan Probation Officer Who Was Subjected to...

A Michigan couple is feeling vindicated after being awarded a whopping $11.3 million verdict in their racial discrimination suit against the state's Department of...

‘It Has Taken Its Toll’: Black Man...

A British police department is investigating after a Black man said dealing with racist gestures and sexual assault at an auto parts...

DOJ Sues Baltimore County Police Over Alleged...

The U.S. Justice Department is taking Baltimore County to court over claims that the county's police department discriminated against Black applicants for entry-level police...

American Airlines Dubs Black First-Class Passenger ‘Confrontational’...

A Black Texas man booted from an American Airlines flight after he refused to switch first-class seats due to his pet-hair allergy...

Annapolis Housing Authority Responds to Federal Lawsuit,...

The Housing Authority for the City of Annapolis, Maryland, is calling for a judge to dismiss a federal complaint on the grounds that the...