Starbucks will shut down all stores in the U.S. for several hours next month so workers can complete racial-bias training. In response to the arrest of two black men in one of its Philadelphia stores, Starbucks announced that it is closing over 8,000 stores and corporate offices nation-wide ...
Starbucks made the headlines and got some great press earlier this year for extending parental leave to hourly workers, but most people missed the inequality in the fine print: the coffee behemoth is giving much better benefits to its well-paid, white-collar corporate employees. The new policy, wh...
  Earlier this week, Starbucks announced its commitment to hire 10,000 refugees over the next five years.  The move was announced in a statement opposing President Trump's executive order barring people from seven majority-Muslim countries and all refugees from entering the US. Many Starbuc...