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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Why We Hate Capitalism--United Airlines Is One Reason


By NWA Online, April 23, 2017

Capitalism is unpopular for four reasons: banks, health-insurance companies, cable providers, and airlines. These all have something in common.

Airlines are currently in the wringer, with United shaming itself in spectacular fashion: Having overbooked a flight and seated the passengers, the company found itself needing four seats--not for paying customers but for airline employees who needed to be moved to another airport. When they did not find any takers for their paltry travel-voucher offers, they simply dispatched armed men to the airplane to force paying customers off, in a now-famous case, literally dragging one of them away.


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