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Unheard Stories of

Casual Discrimination

Sidney James

Foodie | Tech Enthusiast | Learner

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...are you sure your name is Sidney?"

I went in for an interview at this company and show my I.D. as I enter their building. They proceed to let me in.


I get to the front desk and say "My name is Sidney, I’m here for the interview".


She replies "Are you sure that your name is Sidney?"


My reply "Yes, I am sure".


To which she replies "Let me see some identification to verify". I show her my I.D., she looks at my ID and back at me again, confused.


Finally she said "Okay, we are not ready for you. Come back in an hour."

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