Rapper Meek Mill says he was racially profiled this past weekend while partying in Las Vegas.
The popular entertainer hit the net to warn fans stating:
The cosmopolitan hotel …. and it’s a few other hotels that be doing this to black entertainers because they don’t want too many blacks on they property!
Meek attempted to pay a visit to the Cosmopolitan Hotel for a DJ Mustard party, says he was turned away by security for no other reason than being a Black rapper.
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A Pet World employee in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin says she was denied work because of her afrocentric hairstyle.
19-year-old Destini Briggs wasn’t allowed to clock in for her shift at the retail store last week unless she changed her hair.
Briggs, who had just spent $150 on faux dreadlocks before her shift on November 17th, says when she went to clock in, her boss had a problem with her new hairstyle!
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Rapper T.I., Debra Antny, Yandy Smith and More were amongs the crowd during a boycott against local outposts of the national steakhouse chain Houston?s.
[READ: Houston’s Restaurants in Atlanta Accused of Discrimination… (VIDEOS)]
Tip and his fellow protestors claim the restaurants constantly racially profiles it’s patrons and discriminates against African-American diners.? The protests started at the Lenox Road location with chants of ‘Shut ’em down!’ and soon moved to Peachtree Road.
The Lenox Road location closed it’s doors for business during the demonstration and responded with the following statement… Continue Reading…
Houston’s Restaurant in Atlanta is being accused of discriminatory practices.
Just last week, Deb Antney and Momma Dee of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta hit the net to bring awareness to what they feel were discriminatory practices put in place by Houston’s restaurant on Peachtree Street.
Antney and her crew say they were denied service after they arrived with more than 6 guests. When they said they would sit separately, they were told they couldn’t be accommodated at all.
[READ: Deb Antney & Momma Dee Blast Atlanta Area Restaurant for Refusing Service… (VIDEO)]
Well, apparently the Peachtree Street Houston’s isn’t the only one with questionable practices, it appears it may be a corporate-wide issue. Continue Reading…