Snap reportedly hires law firm to investigate claims of racially insensitive behavior

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Snap reportedly hires law firm to investigate claims of racially insensitive behavior

Snap has hired a law firm to investigate racial insensitivity at the company, according to a new report from Business Insider.

In June, Mashable talked to several former Snap employees who recalled incidents of racial bias and insensitivity, which some of them initially wrote about on Twitter. 

Snap told Mashable at the time that it was “investigating” the incidents, but declined to provide further specifics on what that meant. Snap CEO Evan Spiegel also told employees at a town hall that it was looking into the incidents, as Business Insider also reported. He also defended not releasing the company’s diversity statistics. Read more…

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