Airbnb: how US civil rights laws allow racial discrimination on the site

The sharing economy exists in a legal grey area beyond the reach of hard-won civil rights laws, and black users say they experience discrimination as a result.



US President Donald Trump’s childhood home listed on Airbnb

Want to live like a Trump? Now is your chance: Donald Trump’s boyhood home in Queens, New York, is on Airbnb. The mock Tudor-style house comes complete with a giant presidential cut-out in the living room.



Airbnb Deletes Trump Tower Listing Amid Security Concerns

As the New York Times reports, guests paid $300 to $450 a night to stay in the same building as the first family. The listing has been available since at least September, but disappeared very recently after a Times reporter booked it for a stay in April.



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