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Starbucks Names Its First Black Female COO Rosalind Brewer

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Former Sam’s Club executive Rosalind Brewer has been named the new chief operating officer and group president of Starbucks, the company announced Wednesday. Brewer is the first woman and African-American to hold the position. Brewer joined Starbucks in March as part of the 14-member of the board...

Everybody Should Change Their Name to “#BlackLivesMatter” When Ordering Starbucks

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Imagine you’re at Starbucks and the barista yells out “black lives matter.” You turn around to see if they’re making a political statement, but then realize that’s the name one of their customers gave them. Well apparently this has been happening recently. Lex Cross has...

Thandie Newton Calls Out A UK Starbucks On Their Racist Counter Display

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Seriously @Starbucks? At the counter – Loin cloth and Safari hat on a black child. Happy New Year circa 19th century pic.twitter.com/kD3qgKmti1 — Thandie Newton (@thandienewton) January 4, 2016 Thandie Newton recently visited a London Starbucks and discovered more than just a couple of brand...

Starbucks Plans to Open Store in Ferguson, MO

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  Talk about #racetogether? Starbucks’ CEO Howard Schultz announced this week that the coffee chain plans on opening a store in Ferguson, Missouri. Schultz said the new store is a  “way to create employment” in the St. Louis suburb, according to Fortune. Currently there is no...

Jesse Lee Peterson Blames Black Racists For The Demise of Starbucks’ “Race Together”

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In today’s “Anything to Stay Relevant” news, Jesse Lee Peterson is once again yapping off at the mouth and blaming Black ‘racists’ for Starbucks’ failed “#RaceTogether” campaign. The world’s number one self-hating Black man even directed his hate towards a well-known Twitter user because of...

Starbucks Will No Longer Write “Race Together” On Cups

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In what probably started out as a great idea in the boardroom, proved to be not so great after it was executed and now Starbucks will not require baristas to write “Race Together” on customer’s cups. Last week when Starbucks announced its “Race Together” campaign,...