Tag: Macy’s

Archived: PGA, ESPN Latest To Flee Trump Disaster

The distancing from Donald Trump following hisderogatory commentsabout Mexicans continues, with one of his closest allies PGA golf now moving one of its biggest events from Trump’s golf courses. The PGA of America on Tuesday said that this year’s PGA Grand Slam of Golf will be moved from theTrump National…

Archived: Macy's to Pay $650,000 in Racial-Profiling Settlement

By Julissa Catalan Following an 18-month investigation, Macy’s has agreed to pay a $650,000 settlement to address racial-profiling claims at its flagship store on 34th Street in New York City. The Herald Square store had been accused of disproportionately accusing Blacks and Latinos of shoplifting, and in some cases subjecting…

Archived: New Claims of Racial Profiling Against Major Retailers

By Chris Hoenig Barneys is facing lawsuits after two recent claims of racial profiling, but it may not be the onlyor the most high-profileManhattan department store that does it. Robert Brown, a successful 29-year-old Black actor, has filed a civil racial-discrimination lawsuit against Macy’s, detailing a series of events eerily…