30 Aug '15, 10am

Amid controversy surrounding #laughingwhileblack @_Monique_White shares her experience aboard the @winetrain #wine

Currently there is a controversy swirling around the Napa Valley Wine Train that has piqued my interest. A book club made up of mostly African-American women, including an 83 year-old grandmother, was escorted from the train after a noise complaint was made against them. Wine Train officials say that passengers are removed once a month on average, however the group felt singled out because of their race. Members took to social media to relay the events, and since then, the story has been shared by millions more under the hashtag #laughingwhileblack.

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