Money Protesters at Starbucks chant company is 'anti-black'

16:02  16 april  2018
16:02  16 april  2018 Source:   MSN

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At one central London outlet activists from the anti -austerity UK Uncut movement staged a sit-in, chanting “ Starbucks pay your taxes” and briefly setting up a children’s The company says it has always acted legally since opening in Britain in 1998 and is not hiding big profits from tax authorities.

There was one moment when things looked like they could get interesting, when this couple thought it would be a great idea to drive through a crowd of anti -capitalist protesters . There was a time when broken windows at Starbucks were par for the course on any major protest in London, basically

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PHILADELPHIA - About two dozen chanting protesters have entered a Philadelphia Starbucks where two black men were arrested after store employees called 911 to say they were trespassing.

The protesters moved to the front counter shortly after 7 a.m. Monday and chanted "Starbucks coffee is anti-black" and "We are gonna shut you down."

Over the weekend, demonstrators called for the firing of the employee who contacted police, who arrested the men on Thursday.

Officials have said police officers were told the men had asked to use the store's restroom but were denied because they hadn't bought anything and they refused to leave.

Police haven't released the names of the men who were arrested and later released after the district attorney's office said there was lack of evidence that a crime had been committed.

On Monday's "Good Morning America," on ABC, Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson reiterated that the arrests were "reprehensible" and said he hoped to meet with the men to discuss "a constructive solution."

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