Monday, August 20, 2018

Tag: American Airlines

NAACP Agrees to Lift Travel Advisory Against...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The NAACP is lifting its travel advisory against American Airlines, saying improvements are being made to address worries about African-Americans being...

Writer Tells Story of What Happened When...

https://twitter.com/AmberJPhillips/status/989729546810241024 28-year-old writer and feminist activist, Amber J. Phillips, claimed she experienced racism on her flight with American Airlines from North Carolina to Washington D.C.,...

American Airlines Employee Jailed After Launching Profanity-Laden...

A former American Airlines employee will spend the next 14 months in jail after unleashing a slur-filled diatribe against TSA agents who refused to...

Rapper Joey Badass Claims He Was Racially...

Rapper Joey Badass shared with his Twitter followers a very unpleasant experience with American Airlines.  "American Airlines is the best airline for racial discrimination,"...

Through Advisories or Boycotts, Can Companies Be...

For only the second time in its history, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People has opted to issue a travel advisory...

NAACP Warns Black Passengers Against Traveling with...

The NAACP has issued a travel advisory against American Airlines following a series of alleged discriminatory incidents involving African-American passengers. The nation's oldest and largest...

New York Activist Tamika Mallory Booted From...

New York activist Tamika Mallory claims she was discriminated against after a pilot booted her from an American Airlines flight in Miami following a...

13 Mainstream Corporations Benefiting from the Prison...

Several major corporations including Starbucks, Whole Foods and Walmart have been reported to use inmate labor for their business purposes. The world-known fast-food restaurant, McDonald's,...

American Airlines Calls Police On Black Political...

Symone D. Sanders shared her racist experience while attempting to check her luggage on an American Airlines flight over the weekend, demonstrating the newest...

American Flight Attendant Taunts Passenger Defending Woman...

https://twitter.com/AlwaysActions/status/855702125275381761 HOUSTON (AP) — American Airlines says it has grounded a flight attendant who got into a verbal confrontation with a passenger after the flight...

13 Mainstream Corporations Benefiting from the Prison...

Prison labor in the United States is referred to as insourcing. Under the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC), employers receive a tax credit of...

American Airlines Cleared For Merger With US...

A federal court approved American Airlines’ reorganization plan on Wednesday, clearing the way for the airline’s exit from bankruptcy and removing the final hurdle...

Justice Dept. Shocks Airline Industry by Suing...

In a move that shocked airline industry insiders, the U.S. Justice Department—along with the attorneys general of six states and the District of Columbia—filed...

The Real Story Behind The US Airways,...

It could be a Hollywood script, but it is the real-life story of how US Airways Group snagged a merger deal with bankrupt American...

American Airlines’ Troubles Mount as Pilot Dispute...

The turbulence between American Airlines and its pilots union has caused another surged of cancellations and delays. More than 100 flights were canceled Monday, according...

Delta, American Airlines, Others Charging Extra for...

While you can usually purchase your flight ticket and then reserve any seat you'd like in your section, airlines are beginning to charge extra...

Giuliana Rancic Cancer Battle Continues; Alec Baldwin...

UPDATE-Giuliana Rancic is moving on with her career and heading into phase three of her life without breast cancer after her double lumpectomy did...