Author: Lake Toba

Flying Steerage Class

The video of the man getting bloodied by the police and then dragged from the United Airlines flight is a stark example of the declining respect business has for consumers. (More) Steerage is a term that describes the travel experience of the poorest class of passengers on ocean-going vessels in the 1700s-early 1900s. It frequently wasn’t a pleasant way to travel: The steerage passenger certainly gets but very little besides his passage. Practically no consideration is had for him as regards either space, food, service, or conveniences. This is a compilation of the two videos I have seen on...

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