Black Woman Sues Target for Making Her Strip to Prove She Didn’t Steal

Black Woman Sues Target for Making Her Strip to Prove She Didn’t Steal

by Christina Santi   Jun 06, 2018

Ashanea Davis is filing a lawsuit against Target after she was accused of shoplifting and allegedly forced to lift her clothing to prove she... Read More

Starbucks, Black Men

Black Men Said They Were at Starbucks for Two Minutes Before Cops Were Called

by Teddy Grant   Apr 19, 2018

Two Black men who were arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks last week have finally opened up about the experience that left them in handcuffs... Read More

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Video of two Black Men Being Arrested for Waiting at Starbucks Leads to Outrage, Prompts Apology from CEO

by Teddy Grant   Apr 16, 2018

A viral video of two Black men being arrested by police for waiting at a Starbucks has led to a call to boycott the... Read More

Applebee’s Employees Fired for Racial Profiling

Applebee’s Employees Fired for Racial Profiling

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 13, 2018

Three Applebee’s employees have been fired in response to claims that they racially profiled two black women who were dining at a location in... Read More

Old Navy Employees Fired Amid Complaint of Racial Profiling

Old Navy Employees Fired Amid Complaint of Racial Profiling

by Team Ebony   Feb 05, 2018

Old Navy has reportedly fired three of its employees after a customer took to social media to complain about being racial profiled. According to... 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

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Flying While Black: Pro Ballers Kicked Off Flight

by Shantell E. Jamison   Dec 27, 2017

American Airlines just can’t seem to act right this year. The airline is under fire once again, this time for kicking two Black professional... Read More

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Cop Who Roughed Up Former Tennis Player James Blake is Now Suing Him

by Zahara Hill   Oct 04, 2017

How does this happen? Read More

Brooklyn Nine-Nine

‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Star Terry Crews on How His Life Influenced the Show’s Take on Racial Profiling

by Crystal Shaw-King   May 02, 2017

Brooklyn Nine-Nine is the antithesis of a hard-boiled crop drama. Instead of dramatic, ripped-from-the-headlines cases, the series depicts the lighter side of law enforcement... Read More

Bail

Banking While Black: In Lawsuit, Man Accuses Bank of Racial Profiling

by #teamEBONY   Mar 31, 2017

A Black man who claims he was illegally detained at a Florida Fifth Third Bank branch has filed a lawsuit against the financial institution,... Read More