TITLE

TWA apologizes for ad deemed `racist' and `sexist'

PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Jet;10/07/96, Vol. 90 Issue 21, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the apology of TWA officials for an advertisement criticized as racist and sexist. The nature of the ad; The reaction of Afro-Americans, Hispanics and women; The retraction of the ad.
ACCESSION #
9610157927

 

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