Menial Tasks, Slurs, and Swastikas: Many Black Workers at Tesla Say They Faced Racism

African-American workers have reported threats, humiliation and barriers to promotion at the plant. The automaker says there is no pattern of bias.

Demetric Diaz, left, and his father, Owen, said they had heard racial slurs directed toward them while working at the Tesla factory in Fremont, Calif. Photo: Ryan Christopher Jones for The New York Times