McDonald’s Appears to be Serving Systemic Ra…

Herb Washington, a former professional baseball player with the Oakland A’s and serial McDonald’s franchiser, recently filed a lawsuit against the fast-food mega-conglomerate alleging racial discrimination for the chain’s pattern of steering Black owners into restaurants in impoverished neighborhoods that yielded less profit, targeting them with unequal assessments that made it harder to renew their contracts, then pressuring them to sell to White owners.

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