The mother suing Southwest Airways for accusing her of kid trafficking says it is actually a case of racial profiling … and provides, there’s a greater option to defend youngsters if the airline would practice its staff higher.
Mary MacCarthy joined us Wednesday on “TMZ Reside,” telling us why she feels her daughter’s race was the one motive Southwest reported her, again in 2021, to Denver PD.
For these unaware, Mary and her baby, Moira — who was 10 on the time — have been flying to Colorado as a result of Mary’s brother had died, however cops greeted them as quickly as they landed.
Southwest staff suspected Mary was trafficking Moira.
Mary insists the airline’s solely pink flag was pores and skin colour — she is white, whereas her daughter is biracial — and she or he informed us the misunderstanding may’ve been cleared up, if a crew member had spoken to them as a substitute of calling police.
She additionally claims she by no means acquired a correct apology from the airline and remains to be ready for it to confess fault for racially profiling them.
She’s additionally hoping the airline’s staff will endure extra coaching to forestall this from taking place once more.