Race Matters

Fifteen current and former Black employees filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against Tesla in California on June 30.

A Black former worker at Tesla’s California assembly plant turned down a $15 million settlement after a judge chopped a $137 million jury verdict

Owen Diaz said while he worked at Tesla, his co-workers taunted him with racial slurs, racial graffiti and suggestions that he "go back to Africa." A jury awarded Diaz $130 million in punitive damages and $6.9 million for emotional distress.

A former Black employee at a Tesla plant filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against the automaker. It's at least the third suit with similar complaints against the company.

DeWitt Lambert has a video that purportedly shows assembly line co-workers racially harassing and threatening him.