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Starbucks to Close Over 8,000 Stores for Anti-Bias Training

"Unconscious bias training" is used by many corporations, police departments and other organizations to help address racism in the workplace.
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Starbucks Changes Bathroom Policy Following Racial Firestorm

Starbucks has adopted an open-bathroom policy following the arrest last month of two African American men at a coffee shop in Philadelphia.
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Black Men Arrested at Starbucks Settle for $200K Program

Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson settled with the city for a symbolic $1 each Wednesday.
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Twitter Responds to Kanye West with #IfSlaveryWasAChoice Jokes

Black Twitter had jokes after Kanye said slavery "sounds like a choice" on TMZ Live.
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D.C. Woman Says Cops Were Called on Her for 'Flying While Fat & Black'

A passenger on an American Airlines flight to National Airport shared an "inside look to flying while Black" in a now-viral Twitter thread.
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Starbucks to Close Stores for an Afternoon for Bias Training

The chain will conduct racial-bias training for its nearly 175,000 workers after the arrests of two black men at one of its stores sparked protests.
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