An African-American woman alleges that race discrimination is pervasive at the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, her former employer. The woman filed a lawsuit against the foundation, which operates the Yorktown Revolutionary War battlefield and the Jamestown Settlement. She worked part-time as a historical interpreter before she was terminated.
According to the lawsuit, the employer "has a history of discriminating against its African-American employees." The woman alleges that the organization subjected her to race discrimination and a hostile work environment before wrongfully terminating her. "Ex-interpreter sues Jamestown Settlement for discrimination" cbs19news.com (Nov. 08, 2018).