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Starbucks closing stores today for bias training

The New York Times 05/28/2018

Starbucks is closing most of its 8,000 stores across the U.S. today for several hours as employees participate in a racial bias training session. The decision to close the stores was made after the chain came under intense pressure in the media for an incident at a Philadelphia location where two black men were arrested while waiting in the store for a business associate.

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