Published: Tue, November 06, 2018
Entertaiment | By Paul Elliott

Drake fans livid at B.C. casino after rapper alleges racial profiling

Drake fans livid at B.C. casino after rapper alleges racial profiling

Following Drake's post, Parq Vancouver's website was flooded with negative comments, with one user saying, "It's 2018 not 1945".

"Parq Casino is worst run business I have ever witnessed." he lamented.

I guess the folks over at Parq aren't huge Drake fans?

Jtrojnar227 speculated that the casino's, 'Business ruined, L from papi'.

A Vancouver casino says it "categorically" stands against racism after Drake accused it of "profiling" him.

Parq Casino hasn't issued a statement with regards to these accusations but we will keep you updated once more news becomes available.

"We are required to adhere to strict regulations with respect to gaming in British Columbia", the statement continues.


According to The Blast, the casino is taking the matter "very seriously", and is "actively investigating" the rapper's claims. "We are committed to having a productive conversation to resolve the issue", Narinder Nagra, a representative for the resort, said on Saturday morning.

Drake was in Vancouver to play a show at Rogers Arena as part of his current tour with Migos. Still, the situation doesn't seem to have earned the casino any favor.

"We are constantly improving our communications process to ensure that these new regulations are better understood by all guests", Brunini said. The entrance to Parq Vancouver.

"I would definitely never come here..." wrote one commenter, adding the casino owed Drake an apology.

The profiling accusations have prompted a backlash on social media against the casino.

Whether the casino's refusal of service was racially motivated, as Drake claims, or all a misunderstanding, it's pretty obvious that they picked the wrong person to rile up. Parq y'all did this to yourself lol. Recently he lost $200,000 while spending some time in Atlantic City casinos in New Jersey.

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