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A Florida judge abruptly retired after calling a black defense attorney “a gorilla” during a court hearing.
Papa John’s International Inc.’s founder, blocked from the pizza chain’s headquarters amid a deepening dispute with the rest of the board, is betting that franchisees and workers will have his back.
John Schnatter, who resigned as chairman last month, took out a full-page ad in the company’s hometown…
A white Michigan police officer who accused fellow cops of “straight-up racism” will receive a $ 65,000 settlement, though he’s not exactly pleased. Sgt. Cleon Brown, a 19-year veteran with the Hastings Police Department, initially demanded $ 500,000 from the city in a lawsuit claiming he was subject to taunts…
Papa John’s, which has featured founder John Schnatter in logos and TV ads, is removing his image from its marketing materials after reports that he used a racial slur.
His face had disappeared from at least some of the materials as of Friday morning, though the company said the details and exact…
A media agency working with Papa John’s International Inc. decided to cut ties after the pizza maker’s founder and chairman, John Schnatter, allegedly used a racial slur and graphic descriptions of violence against minorities on a May conference call, according to Forbes.
Papa John’s and the agency,…
Some Starbucks employees said they found this week’s company training on racial bias eye-opening. Others said they were left unsure how to apply the lessons to their jobs, suggesting the coffee chain has a difficult task ahead.
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American Airlines employee receives prison sentence for trying to bypass security checkpoint, yelling threats and racial slursApril 22, 2018 | dailybusinessnews
The 31-year-old was sentenced to 14 months in prison with two years supervised release.
Starbucks says it will close its more than 8,000 U.S. stores for several hours next month to conduct racial bias training for its nearly 175,000 workers.
The announcement comes after two black men were arrested in a Philadelphia Starbucks store, sparking protests and calls for a boycott on social…
The Boston Red Sox announced Wednesday that they have asked city officials to change the name of the street that runs in front of the ballpark, Yawkey Way back to its original designation, Jersey Street.
A Princeton professor has canceled a class on hate speech after a handful of students walked out in protest last week when he used a racial slur multiple times during a lecture, the University Press Club reports. Students tell the Daily Princetonian that during a Feb. 6 class for “Cultural…