Tagged With Racial Discrimination

Uber, Lyft, DoorDash and other gig companies said California's Prop 22 would create opportunity for workers of color. A new study says it 'legalized racial subordination.'


The NFL ended a policy that assumed Black players had a lower cognitive function, which denied them settlements for head injuries


Amazon hit with 5 lawsuits from warehouse and corporate employees alleging discrimination and retaliation



Ex-Apple employee claims company fired him and knew about his past comments on women, people of color


Portland police officers used force more than 6,000 times against protesters last year


LA County may return a beachfront property seized from a Black family nearly 100 years ago that could be worth $75 million



A high-profile engineer at Mailchimp accused the company of 'sexism and bullying' in resignation announcement


A high-profile engineer at Mailchimp accused the company of 'sexism and bullying' in resignation announcement


The Black owner of 14 McDonald's stores is suing the fast-food giant, saying it discriminates against Black franchisees and limits their potential profits


The Black owner of 14 McDonald's stores is suing the fast-food giant, saying it discriminates against Black franchisees and limits their potential profits


Technology and society 'smashed together in a head-on collision.' Mozilla Foundation surveyed the wreckage.


Google will pay $2.6 million to workers over claims its hiring and pay practices were biased against women and Asians



CEO Brian Chesky says Airbnb stopped being a 'hands-off' platform earlier than other tech companies because customers got 'physically hurt'


2020 brought a wave of discrimination and harassment allegations against major companies like Amazon, McDonald's, and Pinterest. These are some of the year's high-profile legal battles.


Huawei reportedly worked with 4 additional companies to build surveillance tools that track people by ethnicity, following recent revelations that it tested a 'Uighur alarm'


Pinterest shareholders are suing the company over allegations of discrimination against women and employees of colour



Amazon is facing a lawsuit that accuses it of violating civil rights laws by failing to protect Black, Brown, and immigrant warehouse workers from COVID-19 while looking out for its mostly white managers


A new lawsuit accuses Uber of 'intentional race discrimination,' claiming the star-rating system it has used to fire drivers is biased


Twitter suspended fake accounts claiming to be Black Trump supporters — but only after they reportedly racked up 265,000 retweets


Ben & Jerry's is launching a podcast about white supremacy in America, after calling for civil rights reforms earlier this summer