2 black men arrested at Starbucks in Philadelphia for no reason
April 20 , 2018
Two black men, Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson were arrested by the police from Starbucks in Philadelphia without any reason. This incident ignited many protests at Starbucks store in Philadelphia. Both men said that they went to Starbucks for an important meeting when the incident took place. They were waiting for their client when one of the white store employees called 911 after few minutes of their arrival. They were arrested on the suspicion of trespassing.
To deal with this issue of racial discrimination, Starbucks has announced to close all its stores in US on May 29 to give anti-bias training to its 175,000 employees.