Has Starbucks Sold a ‘Christmas Blend’ Since 1984?
  • 6 November 2020
Since at least 2015, the popular coffee chain has faced accusations of being "anti-Christmas."
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Coffee Cup in ‘Game of Thrones’ Scene Perks Up Viewers
  • 6 May 2019
It's not clear where the coffee cup came from. But some viewers concluded it was...
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Democrats Uneasy About Potential Howard Schultz Bid
  • 28 January 2019
Former Starbucks Chairman Howard Schultz told '60 Minutes' he's considering running for president as an...
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Did a Starbucks Executive Say That ‘White Men Are the Root of All Evil’?
  • 6 November 2018
A notorious junk news web site grossly distorted comments made by Starbucks COO Rosalind Brewer.
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Is Starbucks Replacing Plastic Straws with Paper Straws Wrapped in Plastic?
  • 1 August 2018
A meme criticizing Starbucks' use of paper straws wrapped in plastic packaging employed an image...
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Starbucks, Citing Ocean Threat, is Ditching Plastic Straws
  • 9 July 2018
Starbucks is getting rid of plastic straws at its locations around the world, offering a...
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Did Starbucks Announce ‘Patrons of Color’ Can Go to the Head of the Line?
  • 3 June 2018
A spoof of the Starbucks race controversy and anti-bias training featured an apocryphal quote from...
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Did a Sign for Starbucks Racial Bias Training Single Out White People?
  • 1 June 2018
A sign informing Starbucks customers that stores would be closed in order to "educate white...
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Is Starbucks Installing ‘Shatter-Proof Windows’?
  • 29 May 2018
An image circulating online falsely promised "free coffee for a year" to anyone who could...
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Men Arrested at Starbucks Say They Feared for Their Lives
  • 19 April 2018
Rashon Nelson initially brushed it off when the Starbucks manager told him he couldn't use...
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Starbucks Incident Highlights Perils of Shopping While Black
  • 18 April 2018
Five decades after the end of legal segregation, to be black in America is to...
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Is Starbucks Offering Coupons for Black Customers Only?
  • 18 April 2018
A Starbucks coupon for customers of "African-American heritage" only was a piece of divisive propaganda...
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