Starbucks Philadelphia arrest: CEO apologizes to two black men arrested in a store after an employee call to police – The Washington Post

Starbucks, which once asked baristas to start a conversation about race with customers, faces fierce criticism after two black men were arrested at a Philadelphia store, sparking accusations of racial profiling over what the company’s chief executive now calls a “reprehensible” incident. In a statement,… Read More

In Pennsylvania, It’s Open Season on Undocumented Immigrants

ICE’s Philadelphia office is fanning out into communities across its three-state region and making more “at-large” arrests of immigrants without criminal convictions than anywhere else in America. by Deborah Sontag and Dale Russakoff for ProPublica… Read More

Farmers and business groups warn trade war with China will wreck Trump country: ‘This has to stop’

President Donald Trump is scaring the agricultural and manufacturing sectors of the economy as the United States and China outline detailed plans for sweeping tariffs. “Farmers and ranchers are, by necessity, patient and optimistic. We… Read More