Chipotle might reinstate fired manager after Twitter outcry

The fast-food chain quickly took action after videos suggested a racially charged refusal to serve, but many say the chain didn’t properly investigate the situation before its decision.

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Chipotle’s PR team is scrambling following manager’s termination over assumed racial bias.

On Friday, Twitter user Masud Ali tweeted a video and tagged Chipotle’s Twitter profile:

Can a group of young well established African American get a bite to eat after a long workout session. @ChipotleTweets ??

— Masud Ali 🍑 (@Masudaliii) November 16, 2018

The video shows the manager of the location requesting prepayment for the order and telling the group, “You [have] to pay because you never have money when you come in here.”

The exchange continues to escalate, and Ali and his friends question why a white customer didn’t have to prepay—or rather, pay at all.

The Miami Herald reported:

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