Black Former McDonald's Franchisees Sue For Racial Discrimination
Tuesday, 1 September 2020 Watch VideoMore than 50 Black former franchisees of McDonald's restaurants claim they were racially discriminated against and not given the same opportunities as their White counterparts.
The 52 former franchisees owned around 200 stores between them before being forced to sell them over the past decade. They filed a lawsuit...
McDonald's Corp has been sued by 52 Black former franchise owners who accused the fast-food giant of racial discrimination by steering them to depressed, crime-ridden neighborhoods and setting them up for failure. Caroline Malone reports.