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Black and Latino Amazon Drivers File Discrimination Class Action

BLACK AND LATINO DRIVERS FILE CLASS ACTION DISCRIMINATION COMPLAINTS AGAINST AMAZON Complaints Allege Amazon Illegally Fired Drivers Based On Overly Stringent Background Checks A group of eight Black and Latino former Amazon drivers filed class action complaints today with the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD), charging that Amazon illegally discriminated against them and other similarly-situated

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Tackling Discrimination in the Internet Age

At the Lawyers’ Committee, we are shining a light on discrimination in housing and employment. We were the first legal organization in the country to call for Airbnb and Amazon to root out discriminatory practices. As the internet economy grows, we are combating new forms of discrimination. “It’s just a 21st-century twist on an old problem

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