Sharpton: Retailers To List Shoppers' 'Bill Of Rights' The Rev. Al Sharpton says civil rights leaders met Monday with representatives from retail chains including Barneys, Macy's, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bergdorf Goodman, Lord & Taylor and The Gap.
Sharpton, Barneys CEO Discuss Racial Profiling During 'Candid' MeetingTwo black customers accused the luxury store of racial profiling last week after they said they were detained by police on suspicion of credit card fraud after lawfully purchasing expensive items.
Growing Calls For Investigation Into Alleged Racial Profiling At NYC Department StoresBrooklyn State Sen. Eric Adams wants the New York City's Commission on Human Rights to look into reports of unfair treatment of African-American shoppers.
2nd Macy's Shopper Says He Was Racially Profiled By PoliceArt Palmer said purchased several hundred dollars of merchandise from Macy's in April and then was stopped by four undercover police officers outside.