Brandon T. Jackson: Flight Attendant Called Me The ‘N’ Word And ‘Obama’s Son’
Actor Brandon T. Jackson is livid with US Airways after allegedly experiencing racism on a flight.
“US AIRWAYS their so racist they said “i don”t care if your Obama son get in your seat!!” Flight 629 flight attendant “DEE” please help,” Jackson wrote on Twitter on Monday.
“Blogs please pic this up US Airways the most racist thing happen I was called the N word. ‘I don’t care if your obama son’ she said,” the actor also wrote on the social media website.
In a series of Twitter posts, the actor expressed his anger with the airlines, also claiming the he was escorted off his flight for no reason.
“They want to escort me off the plane for her saying racial stuff i have witness,” he tweeted. Adding, “The problem is they want to escort me off the plane for her racial slurs.”
According to Jackson’s tweets, he was questioned by law enforcement in Phoenix after being escorted off the plane. “I was released from question and stranded in phx they will not let me fly anymore,” he wrote.
After the incident, the Tropic Thunder star wrote, “This was the most racist thing that ever happen to me even the white people on the plane was like that racist.”
Calls to US Airways were not returned.