It has been reported that activist and former candidate for the highest office in the state, Carl "Two Feathers" Whitaker has filed suit against Dollywood theme park for $5.5 million.
Whitaker, who sometimes acts as a spokesman for Native Americans and Cherokees in Tennessee, says he was racially harassed by a co-worker while he worked as a games attendant at Dollywood last year.
According to reports, Whitaker claims his complaints to a supervisor were ignored and he was fired in January. Which eventually lead to his action in federal court.
According to a statement by Pete Owens, spokesman for Dollywood, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission threw out a similar complaint Whitaker filed with that agency and Owens believes the courts will do the same.... read the rest of the story by Subscribing now.