Officials in the western California state have sued electric car maker Tesla for racism against black employees at the factory.

Tesla argues that this is not the case.

The California Department of Fair Employment and Housing has filed a lawsuit against Tesla in a state district court on the 9th, alleging that black employees have been racistly injured and discriminated against for wages and promotions.

The complaint alleges that at Tesla's factories, departments with many black employees are called "slave ships," and black employees are said to "return to Africa." It is suspected that it violates the law of.

Tesla argues, "The story created by California authorities and plaintiffs is not factual evidence."

In the United States, game giant Activision Blizzard was sued by the authorities for sex discrimination at work last year, and since then it has developed into a management problem, and the management of Tesla, which is dominating the electric vehicle industry, is this time It is attracting attention as to whether it will fluctuate in response to the complaint.