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Starbucks CEO apologizes to 2 black men arrested

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Videos posted online show police handcuffing the two men Thursday.
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Starbucks CEO issues apology after video of Phila. arrests goes viral; protesters call for change

Starbucks CEO issues apology after video of Phila. arrests goes viral; protesters call for change

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The CEO of Starbucks has issued an apology of his own for the incident that led to the arrest of two men at a Philadelphia location last week.
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Starbucks CEO apologizes to the 2 black men arrested in a Philadelphia store, says he wants to meet with them 'face-to-face'

Starbucks CEO apologizes to the 2 black men arrested in a Philadelphia store, says he wants to meet with them 'face-to-face'

11 monthes ago   |   By

Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson apologized on Saturday night to the two black men arrested in a Philadelphia store.
Videos of the arrest, which went viral, were "very hard to watch," Johnson said.
He said the company's practices and training led to the "reprehensible outcome" and that the incident "should never have escalated as it did."
Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson issued a lengthy apology statement Saturday night as online backlash against the coffee giant grew over the arrests of two black men in a Philadelphia store.
Several videos that went viral showed police officers handcuffing two men...
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