Some constituents are unhappy in what they perceive become policies that are racist Pittsburgh’s Rivers Casino
The streams Casino in Pittsburgh is not the types of casino that usually makes headlines. But one politician that is local concerned that the casino has recently put policies into place that show an ugly pattern one that might, in reality, be discriminatory towards black patrons.
Earlier this an Allegheny County councilwoman named Amanda Green Hawkins wrote a letter to the casino’s general manager month. In the letter, she asked a pointed question about why several events that seemed become directed at the local African-American community have been cancelled, afflicted by higher pricing, or faced other unequal conditions.
According to Councilwoman Hawkins, a pattern is followed by the letter of reports she received from her constituents.
Possibly policies that are racist
‘There have been allegations of race discrimination,’ Hawkins said. ‘Constituents have called me or written me emails about things they will have seen going on [at Rivers Casino] that they state are simply racism.’
There have been several examples in present months that prompted the letter. Into the letter, Hawkins highlighted an event held month that is last a black motorcycle club called the Pittsburgh Ruff Ryders. The casino unearthed that the big event was overcrowding the certain area it was being held in, and so shut the event down early Continue reading “Pittsburgh Rivers Casino Accused of Racist Policies”