Tag: Uber

Racist Uber Driver Caught on Video

Kiara White, a Davenport, Iowa, resident, recorded a racist tirade by her driver while using the Uber ride service. The rant, which was allegedly initiated by the driver after he went the wrong direction on a one-way street twice, has been shared via Facebook. Apparently, the man was having issues…

Archived: Uber CEO Resigns But Remains on Board

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick resigned after mounting pressure from investors. But the company’s controversial co-founder will remain on the board of directors. Kalanick’s departure comes not long after announcing a leave of absence for an undetermined length of time. Investors wrote a letter to Kalanick titled “Moving Uber Forward,” according…

Archived: Rape Victim Sues Uber, CEO and Top Execs

A woman who was raped by an Uber driver is now suing the company and three of its top executives,including CEO Travis Kalanick (who is currently on a leave of absence), for mishandling her medical records. Also named on the suit are Eric Alexander and Emil Michael. Alexander, the company’s…