Florida News

Hispanic man told Starbucks his name was 'Pedro.' His coffee cup labeled him a slur.

Hispanic man told Starbucks his name was 'Pedro.' His coffee cup labeled him a slur.



2018-05-17T17:00:06+0000

He refused a $50 gift card from Starbucks and said he just wants "respect."

Starbucks apologized after a man named Pedro, who is Latino, said he was labeled "beaner" — a racial slur — when he went to the Starbucks in La Canada, California. He complained about the discrimination and refused a free $50 gift card.


More Florida News

Netflix weekend. #Alberto still a disorganized mess, but will likely intensify over Gulf tomorrow as shear relaxes. Main impact to central #Florida will be periods of heavy rain, especially Sunday. The sun may make an appearance Memorial Day but still showers around. Not great.

#Alberto tracks north thru central Gulf of Mexico, keeping the strongest winds offshore. Expected to strengthen as it moves into the Gulf, but main impact in Tampa is still heavy rain

Good Saturday morning, friends! Good Day Tampa Bay is on now with @sorbonified, @seguifox13, @itsbraineyFOX13 and @FOX13Mariah! We'll have your latest news and #Alberto updates!

Early bird gets the worm and the best morning view! Happy #MemorialDay #weekend!

We just to say a HUGE THANK YOU to @Buccaneers LB @wiz_kidnookie7 for stopping by opening night of our Stay & Play program. The kids of #JacksonHeightsNFLYET are lucky to have such a great role model.

This will ruin your car and is not safe. Avoid driving through puddles. Flood watch in effect from Saturday to Monday

RIP to two of our retired K9 partners, Quanto and Harris. Both served together at LakelandPD and sadly passed within a few days of each other last week. Run free sweet boys. 🌈🐾https://t.co/lMORccjFeM

Purple for the win. Here's how it looked on Anna Maria Island this evening. Credit: Bill Sanders #Florida #StormHour #Sunset

It's been a busy week for the 2018 Rookie Class! Check out what they accomplished on the field and off on #DolphinsDaily.

Pre-storm sunsets are almost as good as the after-storm sunsets #Alberto #NoFilter #MemorialDayWeekend2018 🇺🇸

Home Privacy Policy Terms Of Use Contact Us Affiliate Disclosure DMCA Earnings Disclaimer