Is Airbnb Doing Enough About Its Racist Hosts?

Airbnb Adopts Rules to Fight Discrimination by Its Hosts via The New York Times

Airbnb Adopts Rules to Fight Discrimination by Its Hosts
via The New York Times

Airbnb tries to fight racism with rule changes via The LA Times

Airbnb tries to fight racism with rule changes
via The LA Times

THE BASICS: A lawsuit against Airbnb was filed, accusing widespread discrimination against guests based on race. Katie Benner from The New York Times writes that the company by agreeing to make certain policy changes, including hiring a multitude of new employees will help combat the discrimination on the site, whereas Tracey Lien of The LA Times suggests a few new policies cannot fix the racism that exists not only within Airbnb but the entire internet and the culture at large.