Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)
Allen et al. v. SpaceX (Racial Discrimination)
Former SpaceX employees accused the company of fostering a racist working environment in which certain workers were subjected to slurs and passed over for promotions. The lawsuit accused SpaceX of instituting policies that allowed abusive verbal behavior to persist and not allowing African-American and gay employees to be given the same terms of employment and opportunities for advancement as their colleagues. The lawsuit settled in 2016.
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