Motel 6 to Pay $7.6 Million for Helping ICE Target Guests With 'Latino-Sounding Names'
The discount hotel chain released a statement saying it “accepts full responsibility for compensating those who were harmed.”
Immigrant Rights Group Sues ICE for Illegally Jailing 18-Year-Olds
National Immigrant Justice Center says immigration authorities regularly fail to comply with federal measures that are meant to protect children.
Civil Rights Group Sues Trump Administration for Prolonged Detention of Immigrant Children
New York Civil Liberties Union says a policy shift has resulted in the restrictive imprisonment of dozens of young immigrants.
These Lawsuits Explain Exactly Why Employees of Color Are Over Fox News
The class-action suit alleges that: “On at least two occasions, Slater actually kicked Ms. Douglas in the buttocks as she walked down the hall at Fox’s offices.”
ACLU Sues City of Milwaukee for Racist Stop and Frisk Policy
“Data reflect that…Black drivers citywide were seven times more likely—and that Hispanic drivers were five times more likely—to be targeted for a traffic stop than white drivers.”
Black Dallas Cop Sues Black Lives Matter, Obama for 'Igniting a Race War'
From the lawsuit: “The defendants, if not legally reined in, are allegedly responsible, along with others, for igniting a race war that will ultimately totally destroy the freedoms that our founding fathers bequeathed to us.”
Following Criticism for Racist Hosts, Airbnb Pledges Changes to Platform, Protocol
The reforms come after years of criticism from activists and users of color who feel the home-sharing website doesn’t do enough to address some users’ racist bias.