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Civil rights activist tweet: Was asked to give up train seat

Seattle Times Sunday, 19 January 2020
BALTIMORE (AP) — Amtrak has apologized to civil rights attorney Sherrilyn Ifill after she said she was asked to give up her seat on a train at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. Ifill described the incident — which sparked outrage from observers who drew comparisons of the indignities black civil rights icons […]
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Civil Rights Attorney Sherrilyn Ifill's Tweets She Was Asked To Give Up Train Seat On Baltimore-Bound Amtrak Train 00:24

Amtrak has apologized to a civil rights attorney after she said she was asked to give up her seat on a train at the start of Martin Luther King Jr. weekend.

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