Calls Grow to Boycott Starbucks After Bogus Arrest of Philadelphia Black Men

People accused the chain’s employees of racially profiling the men.

Calls are growing for a boycott of the Starbucks coffee shop chain after police were filmed arresting two black men waiting for a friend in a branch in Philadelphia. Under the #BoycottStarbucks hastag on Twitter, people accused the chain’s employees of racially profiling the men, and criticised police for arresting them when they refused to leave.