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Employees at the Doubletree Portland Hotel are accused of being fired on the basis of race; hotel plans to “work with diversity experts” in the future | news



Portland, Oregon (KPTV) – Hilton DoubleTree employees accused of racially profiling a guest in a hotel lobby in Portland were fired on Saturday morning.

The hotel posted on its Twitter account that the two men involved were fired, saying, "tInheritance did not meet our standards and values. "

Story After Jermaine Massey posted a video of this incident on Instagram, a lot of news appeared throughout the country.

Watch the full video here.

On Friday, DoubleTree Portland published a statement on Facebook and Twitter stating that employees involved in the case were fired pending an investigation.

However, Massey made a statement saying that the hotel refuses to answer the questions he asked through his lawyer.

In a message published on Saturday, DoubleTree said they "will work with diversity experts so that this never happens again."

There is not a word if Massey is going to sue the hotel.

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