In their exit interviews, both Mann and Woods cited racism and discrimination and the resulting lack of opportunity as reasons for quitting their jobs.
“I have been the victim of many microaggressions and witnessed racism towards my coworkers several times (from the managers),” Woods wrote. “None of those incidents were ever acknowledged foto kebun binatang bandung by upper management.”
Neither recounted specific incidents in those interviews. However, other documents show Mann and other zoo staff complained to county officials about unequal treatment and that Darcangelo, the zoo’s deputy director, was accused by other zoo staff of referring to a Chinese restaurant in February 2020 as “Ching-a-Ling’s” and said it served “Ching-Chong” food.