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A Latino man says Starbucks wrote a racial slur on his cup instead of his name

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

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Pedro, a customer at a Starbucks in La Cañada, California , said the establishment wrote racial slur on his drink and not his name.
Pedro told Telemundo 52 that the word "beaner," was printed on the beverages he ordered, NBC4 reported .
"It's a very racist word. It's a way racists refer to us Latinos. It was bad," he said. "Anyone who is Latino would be offended, too."
Pedro said the location apologized and offered him a gift card. He did not accept it.
Starbucks locations across the country will close at the end of May for a "racial bias" training.
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