anti-bias training

A woman peers into a closed Starbucks Coffee shop.
AP Photo/Matt Slocum
May 29, 2018 - 9:18 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks, mocked three years ago for suggesting employees discuss racial issues with customers, asked workers Tuesday to talk about race with each other. It was part of the coffee chain's anti-bias training, created after the arrest of two black men in a Philadelphia Starbucks six...
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Starbucks at 18th and Spruce streets in Philadelphia
Holli Stephens-KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
May 29, 2018 - 10:45 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Starbucks is closing 8,000 stores for a few hours on Tuesday afternoon so 175,000 employees can go through anti-bias training in response to the arrest of two black men at a Rittenhouse Square store last month. The Starbucks, at 18th and Spruce streets in Philadelphia...
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Starbucks bias training
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May 29, 2018 - 7:59 am
By Danielle Wiener-Bronner (CNN Money) -- Starbucks will close about 8,000 company-owned locations on Tuesday afternoon to offer 175,000 employees a mandatory anti-bias training. Most of the 7,000 licensed stores, including those operated by hotels, grocery stores and airports, should be open...
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Holli Stephens | KYW Newsradio
May 28, 2018 - 3:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Starbucks, trying to put to rest an outcry over the arrest of two black men at one of its stores, is closing more than 8,000 stores for an afternoon of anti-bias training, a strategy some believe can keep racism at bay. After the arrests in Philadelphia last month, the coffee...
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