Arrest Of 2 Black Men At Philadelphia Starbucks Sparks Outrage, Protests

Arrest Of 2 Black Men At Philadelphia Starbucks Sparks Outrage, Protests

3:22pm Apr 16, 2018
Protesters gather outside a Starbucks in Philadelphia, Sunday, April 15, 2018, where two black men were arrested Thursday after Starbucks employees called police to say the men were trespassing. The arrest prompted accusations of racism on social media. S

A video that has garnered more than 9 million views on Twitter shows two black men being arrested at a Starbucks in Philadelphia. There have been large protests at the store.

Here & Now‘s Eric Westervelt (@Ericnpr) speaks with WHYY’s Peter Crimmins (@petercrimmins) for the latest.

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