Class action coming?

Racial profiling by Citi. Anyone whose name ended in ‘ian’ or ‘yan’ denied credit

“Citi purposefully discriminated against applicants of Armenian descent, primarily based on the spelling of their last name,” CFPB Director Rohit Chopra said in a statement Wednesday. “Citi stereotyped Armenians as prone to crime and fraud

How come it’s being called stereotyping and not being celebrated as “trusting the data”? That’s what it is. They looked at real life, what’s happening on the street, can’t argue with it because it’s what’s actually there data! They’re a bank. They constantly beat these numbers to death and back again. And they group all kinds of people into all kinds of groups. Always. It defines how their business works. Interesting choice of words

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