Served Up Racism
A Latina in a service job, as a waitress in a restaurant – some of us have been here. Sadie Karina Elledge, a Latina born here in the good ol’ United States served up drinks and a gyro to a white couple in the southern city of Harrisonburg, Virginia – the couple finished up their meal, received their receipt and scribbled ‘we only tip citizens’ on the tip line. No cash tip (which is how waiters survive, basically). A nasty reminder of racism on a receipt. A receipt that has caught viral fire on social media….
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