Tag: Lack Of Diversity

Carmella Davano Cacilie Hughes United Airlines

Carmella Davano, United Airlines’ Employee, Charged With Disorderly Conduct After Calling Cacilie Hughes ‘Shining Monkey’

United Airlines employee, Carmella Davano, continuously yelled racial slurs at actress Cacilie Hughes, while other customers watched. Davano called her a “shining monkey,” according to the woman’s attorneys and court documents. Hughes was returning home to Houston late February after speaking on women’s empowerment at a Michigan university. It was…

Apple to Diversify Its Emojis Following Nationwide Criticism

By Julissa Catalan Via Apple iOS7 On Tuesday, tech giant Apple announced that it will be updating its emoji keyboard to incorporate a more ethnically diverse selection. The announcement came in response to a DoSomething.org petition, established last year, which states: “But of the more than 800 emojis, the only…