The Council to Prevent and Eliminate Discrimination of Mexico City (Copred) opened a complaint file for the racist behavior denounced in the Sonora Grill restaurant in Polanco.
The matter will be addressed in terms of the Law to Prevent and Eliminate Discrimination of Mexico City with the aim of implementing non-repetition measures.
This could translate into various actions such as public apology, awareness courses for all its staff, as well as the review of its regulationsso that it conforms to the legal principles and standards of human rights, the agency said in a statement.
The complaint that indicates that in this restaurant discriminates against customers based on their physical appearance and skin color.
Account Horror Restaurants Mexicospread on Twitter the complaints that came to them, presumably from employees and former employees.
The account stated that there are practices of labor exploitation, tip theft, harassment, dangerous handling of food and racial segregation.
According to the Survey on Discrimination in Mexico City (EDIS-2021), the perception of the people surveyed places skin color as the first cause of discrimination, for this reason, the Council considers its intervention imperative to eradicate all practices Racist in this City.