As the trucking industry falls into a crisis-level shortage of drivers, MSNBC’s Tiffany Cross accused those who populate the industry as being “a lot of white men over the age of 55,” alleging that racism is widespread amongst truck drivers.
“Well, how can the industry be more welcoming?” asked “The Cross Connection” host in an MSNBC segment on Saturday discussing supply chain woes.
“Cause I have to tell you, I talked to a lot of truck drivers in preparing for this segment. And most of these truck drivers are people of color. And they talked about, you know, hearing some of the racism over the CB [Citizens Band Radio].”