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Common helping Starbucks with racial bias training. Well if you are wondering why you can’t get that caramel macchiato at your favorite Starbucks, it’s because today they are closing 8000 stores to launch a day of anti racial bias and sensitivity training. Common is featured in the first visual as one of the company’s guide… Read more »
Starbucks will close 8000 company owned stores today for diversity training for its employees. “May 29 isn’t a solution, it’s a first step,” Rossann Williams, Starbucks executive vice president and president of U.S. retail, said in a statement to employees. “By educating ourselves on understanding bias and how it affects our lives and the lives… Read more »
An LA Starbucks barista put a racial slur on an Hispanic man’s cup. This happened in La Cañada, California, an LA suburb. A man named Peter received his iced coffee drink with a label that said “BEANER.” A friend said Peter is sad about the situation. The store’s manager did not talk to the local news but… Read more »
Black men arrested at Starbucks get settlement. Yes the two young black men who caused a uproar when they were unjustly arrested at a Starbucks in Philadelphia recently have received a settlement. They’ve agreed to settle to a symbolic $1 and a promise from City Officials that they will set up a $200,000 program… Read more »
The Black men arrested at Starbucks settle with the city of Philadelphia for 1 dollar. The dollar was more symbolic than anything. The city also promised to set up a $200k program benefiting young entrepreneurs. Starbucks also announced a settlement with the two men but terms have not been disclosed. More here.