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Amazon-owned firm in Black Lives Matter legal claim

Image copyright Getty Images Workers at Whole Foods are suing the US supermarket for punishing them for wearing Black Lives Matter masks. The federal lawsuit says the firm discriminated against black staff by selectively enforcing its dress code. Whole Foods, owned by tech giant Amazon, forbids staff from wearing clothes with messages that are not company-related. It denied firing a… Read more →

George Floyd: What has Trump done for black jobs, poverty and crime?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption President Trump is looking to pick up black votes in the 2020 election As protests continue across the US over the death of an African-American man, George Floyd, President Donald Trump has said he’s done “more for the black community than any president since Abraham Lincoln”. He tweeted that he had delivered the lowest… Read more →