Nanny fired after receiving ‘racist’ text from employer

The wife of a wealthy British banker who lives in Manhattan is being sued by her African-American nanny after sending her a racist text and then firing her through sheer embarrassment. Mother-of-two, Lynsey Plasco-Flaxman, allegedly sent a message to her spouse, Joel Plasco, upon realizing the woman was black, said the Daily Mail. “NOOOOOOOOOOO ANOTHER…

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Woman says she was fired via text message with manager saying it’s “not a good time” for her maternity leave

A pregnant Washington state woman said she was fired via text message from a sub shop where worked, with a store manager telling her “it’s not a good time to have somebody who is leaving for maternity leave in several months anyway.” Kameisha Denton told CBS Seattle affiliate KIRO-TV that she had told the manager she was…

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He was fired after an encounter with a ‘racist’ customer. After sharing his story, Home Depot changed its mind.

A Home Depot store in Bellingham, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File) After a man last Thursday approached the checkout at a Home Depot in Albany, N.Y., staff member Maurice Rucker asked him to leash his dog. That’s when the man exploded. Rucker, a 60-year-old black man, claimed he was fired Tuesday after defending himself from a…

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