This world has been racist right from the beginning and it continues to be so. And something similar happened with this 29-year-old James Conley III who was humiliated just because he is a black man. He shared a series of pictures and videos where he showed how a West Des Moines Old Navy employee accused him of stealing his own jacket. Yes, you read it right! James was accused of stealing his own jacket, the one he was wearing. He wrote, “I was accused that I didn’t pay for the blue bubble jacket that I got for Christmas that I wore into the store.”
His series of pictures and videos have gone viral and attracted the attention of everyone and he managed to accumulate over 113K reactions and 150K shares of his story on Facebook. James is planning to file a civil rights complaint and then a civil damages lawsuit. He said that the reaction of people from all over the nation on his post on Facebook had made him realize how huge and widespread of an issue racial profiling is.
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Here’s what the Old Navy and James a black man have to say about the whole incident!
James Conley a black man, who was just a regular customer of Old Navy experienced something while shopping that he is never ever going to forget!