11 Jul '13, 10am

WTF: Target training document reminds workers that "not all Mexicans: wear sombreros, eat tacos, and dance to salsa"

Target used a training document at one of its warehouses reminding managers that not all Hispanic employees eat tacos and burritos, dance to salsa or wear sombreros, the company said Tuesday. A lawsuit filed by three former warehouse workers in California's Yolo County shed light on the document, titled "Organization Effectiveness, Employee and Labor Relations Multi-Cultural Tips," which included suggestions on managing Hispanic workers, and addressing stereotypes about how they eat and dress. Molly Snyder, a spokeswoman for Target, confirmed to The Huffington Post that the document was used during conversations at a company distribution center. She said it was not part of any "formal or company-wide training." Snyder added that the retailer holds itself responsible for the contents of the document and that Target is "truly sorry." "It is never Target’s intent to offend ou...

Full article: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/10/target-discrimin...

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