Dunkin’ Donuts Employee Wrote #BlackLivesMatter On Cops Cup See What Happens Next
A Providence, Rhode Island Dunkin’ Donuts is facing scrutiny following an incident in which an employee reportedly wrote “#blacklivesmatter” on a police officer’s cup of coffee.The Providence police union stated that the employee serving up the beverage seemed “somewhat rude and appeared as though they did not want to serve the officer.” Allegedly, the employee wrote “#blacklivesmatter” on the cup, which the officer later discovered. A Dunkin’ Donuts spokesperson has stated that “Dunkin’ Donuts and our franchisees share a commitment to the well-being and fair treatment of all our guests. The franchise owner has apologized to the police officer on behalf of Dunkin’ Donuts, and he has counseled the employee about her behavior.”
What do you think? Was the employee out of line? Do police officers deserve more respect than this, or have recent events involving officers and African-Americans tarnished the police officer brand? Let us know in the comments.