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Posts made in May, 2015

United Airlines’ faces online 'islamophobic' backlash after denying Muslim passenger an unopened can of Diet Coke

on May 31, 2015

By Seb Joseph United Airlines is under attack online from people who claim it is “islamophobic” after a Muslim woman claimed she was discriminated by a flight attendant who refused to give her an unopened can of Diet Coke. People have leapt to the defence of Tahera Ahmad, who posted on Facebook that she was the subjected to racism by the brand. The post claims that...

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United Airlines’ faces online backlash after denying Muslim passenger an unopened can of Diet Coke

on May 31, 2015

By Seb Joseph United Airlines is under attack online from people who claim it is “islamophobic” after a Muslim woman claimed she was discriminated by a flight attendant who refused to give her an unopened can of Diet Coke. People have leapt to the defence of Tahera Ahmad, who posted on Facebook that she was the subjected to racism by the brand. The post claims that...

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Only 23% of staff think marketing should lead digital strategy

on May 31, 2015

By Seb Joseph Less than a quarter (23 per cent) of professionals working outside of the marketing department believe the function should lead their company’s digital agenda, despite most (88 per cent) marketers contrary thoughts, according to a new report. The discord between the rest of the business and marketing spotlights the challenges of erecting an...

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Barcelona’s mayor elect faces opposition from ‘economic forces’

on May 31, 2015

By Seb Joseph Barcelona’s mayor-in-waiting Adu Colau is under fire from business officials who fear her anti-capitalist agenda could damage the financial performance of one of Spain’s most economically fervent cities. The leftist activist is set to take on the role next month (June 13) after she won Barcelona’s mayoral election earlier this month...

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