In October, the NAACP issued a national travel-advisory warning African-Americans about flying on American Airlines. Photo: Flickr/John Taggart

An American Airlines passenger said police were called on her ‘for flying while fat & black’

A woman sitting next to Amber Phillips allegedly spent much of the flight complaining about the amount of space she was taking up and instructed a flight attendant to call the police

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In October, the NAACP issued a national travel-advisory warning African-Americans about flying on American Airlines. Photo: Flickr/John Taggart
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