Sunday, October 16, 2016

Doctor Endured Racist Assumptions

By Philly, Oct 14, 2016 

DETROIT - At first, all Dr. Tamika Cross wanted to do was get home to Houston after a wedding in Detroit.

But while on a Delta Air Lines flight Sunday, Cross also wanted to act on the ideals of her profession - and assist a man a few seats ahead of her who was having a health crisis. Yet - as she relates on her Facebook page - Cross, who is African American, got an unexpected rebuff from a flight attendant who doubted she was a physician.

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1 comment:

  1. Eh, I read what the doc said happened. Seemed to me that it was more about her age than her race. Everyone looks 12 when you get older ;-)


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