Activist Tamika Mallory, co-chair of the Women’s March on Washington, claims that over the weekend she was kicked off an American Airlines flight back home to New York from Miami because of racial bias. As a result, she missed the New York wedding of Rev. Al Sharpton’s daughter, Dominique. Watch her account of what happened below:
An AA spokesperson said that the incident, which happened on a flight leaving San Francisco to Dallas-Forth Worth, did not represent the company's "values."
The president of North Carolina's NAACP filed a lawsuit Wednesday against American Airlines after he said the company removed him from a flight because of his skin color, reports ABC News.
You may have heard of 'driving while black' but you may not be as familiar with 'flying while black'. According to Imani Cezanne, she was racially profiled on an American Airlines flight because of her Black Lives Matter t-shirt.
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