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Rashad James, a Maryland attorney, says a deputy detained him in court and refused to accept his identification because he believed James was actually his black client.

A black attorney says he was detained in court because a deputy thought he was a suspect just pretending to be a lawyer

The attorney's lawyers say the incident is an example of "lawyering while black," and said the situation would not have happened to a white attorney.

A Portland hotel fired 2 employees after they called the police on a black guest

An Oregon hotel says it fired two employees who called police on a black guest, after spotting him in the lobby and demanding to know his room number.

Coast Guard Academy retaliated against a whistleblower who complained of racial bias

An IG found that an officer received a poor evaluation after she reported racial bias, and noted disparities between hers and other complaints.

A white woman called the police on a black child she wrongly accused of sexual assault. After being confronted with video footage, she apologized.

A white woman in Brooklyn who called 911 and inaccurately accused a young black boy of sexual assault apologized on Friday after being confronted with video footage showing that the boy appeared not to touch her.

Ron DeSantis, the Trump-backed Florida gubernatorial nominee, repeatedly spoke at events organised by a figure who has made controversial, race-relate...

Rep. Ron DeSantis, Florida's Republican nominee for governor, has spoken at several conferences organized by a right-wing activist, David Horowitz, who has espoused racist and Islamophobic beliefs.
Ashonae Davis was accused of stealing a bikini at Target.

Target has fired an employee after a 20-year-old woman falsely accused of stealing a bikini was forced to do a ‘walk of shame’ and pull do...

Ashonae Davis and her attorney say she was handcuffed, forced to do a "walk of shame" through the Target store, and made to pull up her shirt and pull down her pants in front of two male loss-prevention officers.

Starbucks’ new open-door bathroom policy signals a dramatic shift in American middle-class values

Starbucks recently announced that all people could visit and use the bathrooms at the chain's locations without making any purchases. Americans desire brands to deliver both status and inclusivity, two values that are odds with each other in Starbucks' case.

Furious customers freaked out after being locked out of Starbucks when stores closed for racial-bias training

Starbucks closed 8,000 locations across the United States on Tuesday afternoon so that employees could undergo a racial-bias training. Baristas report dozens of angry customers trying to get into each store, banging on doors and honking horns in the drive-thru line.
Starbucks workers at the chain's anti-bias training.

‘Color brave,’ furious customers, and ‘eye-opening’ interactions: Starbucks baristas reveal what it was like to attend the cha...

Starbucks closed 8,000 locations across the US on Tuesday so employees could undergo a racial-bias training. While some Starbucks workers feel the chain is trying too hard to be "woke," most employees seem to be happy that the chain is trying to address issues related to racism in the US.

‘Natural hair’ and whether other races visit you at home: Here’s what Starbucks asked staff on its racial-bias training day

Starbucks cloesd 8,000 stores for four hours on Tuesday for racial-bias training with its employees. It has since published a booklet it gave to staff members that included personal questions on race.