Cindy McCain Apology Shows Challenge for Mixed-Race Families

The incident draws attention to the suspicion that parents, relatives, nannies and others face when they travel with children who don't look like them.

  • Published 8 February 2019

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PHOENIX (AP) — Cindy McCain has apologized after she claimed she stopped a case of human trafficking at the Phoenix airport when she reported a toddler with a woman of a different ethnicity and “something didn’t click.” Police said they investigated but there was no evidence of a crime. The incident draws attention to the suspicion that parents, relatives, nannies and others face when they travel with children who don’t look like them. That it… Read at AP News