• Starbucks arrests spark protests at Philadelphia shop

    3 monthes ago - By WGN TV

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    PHILADELPHIA -Anger over two black men being perp-walked out of a Philadelphia Starbucks had not waned Monday morning, as protesters demonstrated inside and outside the location, calling the mammoth coffee chain “anti-black.”
    As the protests heated up, the arrested men, who were not charged with a crime despite being detained, agreed to meet with Starbucks' CEO. And the Philadelphia police commissioner, who is under fire for defending his officers, said the policemen never wanted to arrest them.
    The men, who have not been identified, initially asked to use the restroom inside...
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  • Philly Starbucks manager let go after calling cops on black men

    3 monthes ago - By NY Daily News

    Protesters flooded the Philadelphia Starbucks on Monday where two black men were arrested after staff said they were trespassing.
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  • People are posting photos of themselves drinking coffee from chains like Dunkin' Donuts and Burger King to protest Starbucks after the arrest of 2 black men

    People are posting photos of themselves drinking coffee from chains like Dunkin' Donuts and Burger King to protest Starbucks after the arrest of 2 black men

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    People are calling for a boycott of Starbucks after two black men were arrested at a Philadelphia location.
    Ex- Starbucks customers are posting photos of themselves drinking coffee from Dunkin' Donuts, Panera, and other chains with the BoycottStarbucks hashtag.
    Starbucks has apologized for the incident, but the boycott seems to be just heating up.
    Starbucks customers are posting photos of themselves drinking coffee from Dunkin' Donuts, Panera, and local coffee shops as backlash against the coffee giant builds.
    A video of two black men being arrested while waiting for a friend at a...
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