A recruiter is being urged to shame a job applicant after he rejected an interview because of his name.
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We should be living in a world of equality.
via: Getty ImagesWhere everyone is equal.
But unfortunately, over the past few months, humanity has sadly proven that is not the case.
via: Getty ImagesThe Black Lives Matter movement has highlighted the issues in society.
Horrific stories have been shared.
via: Getty ImagesHighlighting the everyday racism that many face.
And now there's yet another one.
via: Getty ImagesOne recruiter has revealed how a job applicant refused an interview due to his name.
And he's now being urged to name and shame the applicant online.
via: Getty ImagesAfter also finding 'racist' and 'anti-BLM' social media posts.
The Black Lives Matter movement has taken over the world...
via: GettySince the death of George Floyd, protests for the movement have been happening across the globe in volumes we've never seen before.
Racially motivated police brutality has been happening for centuries now...
via: GettyBut George's death has sparked an outrage like never before.
Thousands upon thousands of people have been taking to the streets in protest...
via: GettyAnd they are all marching for one thing: For the blatant racism and injustice in this country to be brought to an end.
Many protests turned violent...
Violent scuffles have broken out between police and far-right protesters staging a counter-protest to the Black Liv… https://t.co/tTD1IsPxJO— Andy Vermaut (@Andy Vermaut)1592058606.0
Remarkably, however, they seem to be working.
BLACK WOMEN MATTER. BLACK MEN MATTER. BLACK CHILDREN MATTER. BLACK FAMILIES MATTER. BLACK POSSIBILITIES MATTER.… https://t.co/y6dlDWKPN3— a gem (@a gem)1591104461.0
Protests have been happening across the pond too...
via: GettyHundreds of thousands of people have been taking to the streets in the United Kingdom, Germany, Spain, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.
We are witnessing history in the making...
via: GettyAnd people are continuing to demand justice.
However, not everyone has been so supportive of the movement.
via: GettyAmongst the stories of positivity from the protests, there have been some tales with a slightly more sour undertone.
Blatant racism is still happening across our country...
via: GettyAnd countless stories of black people being targeted and unfairly treated are continuing to emerge.
Weeks ago in Ohio...
via: GettyA man claimed that his former employer, Taco Bell, fired him because he was wearing a Black Lives Matter face mask.
Denzel Skinner shared the shocking news in a Facebook Live video.
via: FacebookSat in his car wearing the white mask, which has the BLM logo emblazoned across the front, Denzel explained that he wore the mask because the surgical masks provided by Taco Bell to their employees proved to be inadequate in warm conditions.
He was told by his supervisor that he wasn't allowed to wear the mask...
via: FacebookBut, because of the poor conditions of the company-provided masks, Denzel refused to swap the masks.
People started to call Taco Bell out...
So @tacobell y’all tweeted this on June 2nd & today an employee was fired for wearing a #BlackLivesMatter mask becu… https://t.co/W8UYsn90Ms— A Dawn (@A Dawn)1592478894.0
This just goes to show the negative attitudes that continue to surround the BLM movement...
via: GettyAnd now, a recruiter has shared his story.
Kamran Chaudhry is a recruitment consultant from Edinburgh.
Kamran shared the shocking exchange that happened by email, on Twitter.
Can’t actually believe I’ve emailed someone to give them an interview for a job and this is the response I got. Baf… https://t.co/YVgaaRZqmR— Kam (@Kam)1597832422.0
Alongside that, he attached a screenshot from the email conversation whereby the applicant has rejected an interview offer.
After sharing the post online Kamran received responses of support from hundreds with one user responding "Absolutely disgusting behavior! No one deserves this kind of disrespect."
@kamranchaudhry Absolutely disgusting behavior! No one deserves this kind of disrespect.— Katie Dobruse (@Katie Dobruse)1597963329.0
People have also urged Kamran to expose the applicant after he checked his social media accounts and discovered a history of posting racist content.
People asking me to name and shame - I can’t because of GDPR. Can also confirm I’ve found his Facebook and it’s f… https://t.co/tqdKnkvPOs— Kam (@Kam)1597834292.0