Is United Victim David Dao the Rosa Parks of Our Time?

12th Apr 2017

He just wanted to get to Kentucky.

So there sat the kindly, 69-year-old physician near the back of a Louisville-bound United Airlines plane at Chicago’s O’Hare airport last Sunday. Dr. David Dao was simply minding his own business when, for no reason at all, a horde of “United goons” (in the words of one journalist opining on Twitter) pulled him out of his seat, bloodied his face against an armrest, and dragged him through the aisle and off the plane.

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