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Sesame Place announces diversity training for employees after accusations of racism

Children’s theme park Sesame Place has announced new diversity training for employees. This comes after a Maryland family filed a $25 million federal civil rights lawsuit against Sesame Place, accusing them of racial discrimination after a video went viral reportedly showing someone dressed as the character Rosita denying two Black girls a[Read More…]

Minnesota county will pay $1.5 million settlement to minority officers who were barred from guarding Derek Chauvin

A county in Minnesota has rubber stamped a settlement close to $1.5 million for a racial discrimination lawsuit filed by eight minority correctional officers who said they were excluded from guarding Derek Chauvin while he was in custody for the killing of George Floyd. The officers, who identify as Black, Hispanic, Pacific[Read More…]