Wednesday, April 17, 2013
US Airways Stops 2 Black Men From Sitting In First Class Because Of Clothing
appropriate attire heheheh! The two young African men are suing the airline for discrimination, claiming that when they tried to board the plane in Denver, they were repeatedly told by an employee that their outfit – jeans, hooded sweatshirts and baseball caps violated an alleged first-class dress code. According to the federal discrimination lawsuit filed on Wednesday they were told to change into botton-down shirts, dress shoes and slacks if they wanted to sit in first class and were told that was the airline’s policy. Na wa o
U.S Airways spokesperson Andrew Christie told AlterNet: “We welcome customers of all ethnicities and backgrounds and do not tolerate discrimination of any kind. We take these allegations seriously.