Starbucks

Hispanic Customer’s Starbucks Order Had Racial Slur Written on Cup

by Teddy Grant   May 18, 2018

Starbucks is in hot water again after a Hispanic customer said he was the target of a racial slur by one of the baristas... Read More

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Nigerian Family Sues Airlines After Being Kicked Off Flight for ‘Smell’

by Teddy Grant   May 14, 2018

A Nigerian woman filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against United Airlines accusing the company of removing her and her kids from a flight after... Read More

NYPD

New York Police Department Settles Case Over Spying on Muslims in New Jersey After 9/11

by Teddy Grant   Apr 05, 2018

The New York Police Department has settled a lawsuit over alleged spying on Muslim mosques, schools and businesses in New Jersey in the aftermath... Read More

new york police department

Two Muslim Women File Suit Against NYPD Claiming They Were Forced to Remove Their Hijabs

by Teddy Grant   Mar 20, 2018

Two Muslim women are suing the New York Police Department alleging that officers forced them to remove their hijabs for official arrest photos, according to... Read More

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Update: Woman Sues Tinder Claiming It Discriminates Against the Transgender Community, Company Denies Claim

by Teddy Grant   Mar 15, 2018

Update: A Tinder spokesperson provided a statement to EBONY denying Hawkin’s claim stating: While we do not comment on pending litigation, we can say, categorically,... Read More

Trump Discriminated Against ‘Ethnic’ Miss Universe Contestants, According to New Book

Trump Discriminated Against ‘Ethnic’ Miss Universe Contestants, According to New Book

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 12, 2018

A new book about President Donald Trump’s reported ties to Russia also includes passages detailing the racial bias he showed while running the Miss... Read More

Cops Called on Business Owner Who Balled While Black at Saks

Cops Called on Business Owner Who Balled While Black at Saks

by Zahara Hill   Dec 27, 2017

Business owner Dana Hale took her daughter to a Saks Fifth Ave. in Michigan to spend some of her hard-earned coins during the holiday season. After... Read More

In November, courts decided Trump's travel ban would take partial effect.

Trump’s Travel Ban To Take Partial Affect, Remain Blatantly Discriminatory

by Zahara Hill   Nov 15, 2017

A federal appeals court in California has decided Trump’s travel ban against predominantly Muslim countries will go into partial effect. Unlike Trump’s initial ban,... Read More

Woman Says She Was Denied Job for No Longer Being Gay

Woman Says She Was Denied Job for No Longer Being Gay

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 03, 2017

A former women’s basketball pro and college coach says she was denied a job for no longer being gay. Camille LeNoir thought she nailed... Read More

Fox News

Fox News Anchor: Network Is Not ‘Fair and Balanced’ to Blacks

by #teamEBONY   Apr 26, 2017

In an emotional press conference, Fox News anchor Kelly Wright outlined his reasons for joining a group of employees of the network in a... Read More