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CUNY Graduate Victim of Coca-Cola’s Discriminatory Employment Practices

By Shirley Irons,Street Hype, April 1-18, 2013
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"By all accounts Yvette Butler, who worked at Coca-Cola’s production plant in New York City, had an exemplary record and did her job very well. She graduated from the College of Technology at the City University of New York (CUNY) and was highly qualified for her job as a production line mechanic. She was the only female African-American mechanic in the plant.For five years,

"Ms. Butler faced racial and gender discrimination, unfair and dangerous work assignments and sexual harassment from supervisors and co-workers…"