(NAPA VALLEY, CA) -- Famed California restaurant Goose & Gander has apologized to South African musician Jonathan Kenneth Butler after an incident over the weekend in which a manager followed the singer-songwriter to his car to inquire about a tip. Butler accepted the apology, according... Read More.
(JOLIET, Ill.) -- Employees at a Joliet, Illinois, Amazon warehouse have filed a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission against the company, alleging corporate abuse, racial discrimination, and retaliation. According to the complaint filed Tuesday, a group of Black employees at the MDW2 Fulfillment... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Department of Justice said Thursday it was opening an investigation into Louisiana State Police to determine whether its officers engaged in regular use of excessive force or racially discriminatory policing. Accusations of excessive use of force by LSP officers, especially against Black... Read More.
Former Real Housewives of Atlanta star NeNe Leakes has filed a civil lawsuit against NBC Universal, Bravo, True Media, Andy Cohen and other parties responsible for the show. The complaint, filed in Atlanta on Wednesday, alleges the companies failed to address racism, after Leakes complained about the allegedly toxic workplace culture. The lawsuit... Read More.
Since the start of the COVID-19 outbreak, which originated in China in 2019, an increasing number of Asian-Americans have reported experiencing racist attacks. Gymnast Suni Lee, who won a gold medal at this year's summer Olympics, revealed that she is no exception. In an interview with
(DENVER) — A 14-month probe into the actions of the Aurora Police Department in Colorado found the department "has a pattern and practice of violating state and federal law through racially biased policing, using excessive force, and failing to record legally required information when... Read More.
In Ted Lasso, Jason Sudeikis plays an unlikely American soccer coach in the U.K. who'll stop at nothing to support his down-and-out players. And in real life, he just did the same thing, by wearing a shirt with the names of three U.K. soccer stars. Attending Thursday night's Ted Lasso season 2... Read More.
Comedian Eric Andre took to social media on Wednesday to share an alleged racial profiling incident that unfolded while he was waiting for his flight. The Bad Trip star says two officers stopped him for a "random" drug search while he was boarding a plane that was set to depart from... Read More.