Delta Airlines Embarrassed, Investigating After Black Doctor Rejected for not being “Actual Physician”

Dr. Tamika Cross was on a Delta flight when there was a medical emergency and a doctor was needed. She volunteered and was told by a flight attendant that they needed an “actual physician,” which she was.

She shared her story on Facebook, which went viral there and on Twitter.

This didn’t reflect well on Delta, and they issued a statement saying that they were investigating.

Read more about the story at the New York Times.

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Author: Nicholas

Experienced Mortgage Banker in the Denver metro area.

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