I Experienced Racism At Work

Have you ever experienced racism on the job? What happened? Who was it from? Share your story here. 36 People

    The Age Of Hispanic Domination

    I'll start out by saying, I'm white. And when I say white, I mean pasty white, even in summer. I moved from Washington state to Houston, TX about 6 months ago. Jobs weren't exactly easy to come by, so I signed up with a nearby employment agency and they immediately found work for...
    MaebhADay MaebhADay
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 19, 2011

    Just Plain Ignorant

    So I work a this little bagel and coffee shop in an simi upscale township. I say simi cuz some of the people are well off and others not so much. It's near the lake and a major college campus. Well I had been employed here for quite awhile and usually got rave reviews from the...
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    5 Responses May 21, 2009

    The N-word Popped Out So Casually....

    I am 26 years old, African American, and I had never had a personal experience of hearing the n-word used. Of course in movies and music, ect, but not in my life. I recently moved to a new city and started working in a small town. I work at night, with 5 younger Caucasian...
    MimiLane26 MimiLane26
    3 Responses Mar 14, 2012

    New Orleans Royal Sonesta Laundry Dept. Is a Plantation

    About a 2 months ago I desperately needed a job after returning to my hometown New Orleans from Houston Texas. I was very excited to inform my wife of my interview at the Royal Sonesta Hotel. I just knew that the work would be steady income as I had signed up for a temp agency...
    6 Responses May 21, 2009

    Racist Boss....

    Hi...i m an indian guy working in an multinational company. My boss is a danish guy. It doesn't matter how hard i m workin or how much i m workin...he can never look past my colour. Unfortunately for me, 1 week back a danish girl joined as my colleague and although she is new and...
    raj7787 raj7787
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Aug 25, 2011
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