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NEWS ROUNDUP: Airbnb Hosts Discriminate Against Guests With “Black” Names, WHUT Up For Grabs…AND MORE

A new study shows that house-sharing service Airbnb isn’t always accommodating for African-Americans. Research conducted by the Harvard Business School revealed that Airbnb hosts discriminate against people of color and those with ethnic names. HBS put together 6,400 fake Airbnb guest profiles, giving each profile a “White” or a “Black” name. The names were pulled from data […]