31 Jul '14, 7pm
Southwest Airlines Flies Away from SeaWorld After '#Blackfish' Backlash
Southwest Airlines was a buddy to SeaWorld for 25 years. They even had three of their planes painted black and white and orca-like. But when animal advocates started petitioning, protesting, and boycotting the airline for their support and partnership with the exploitative marine park, the airline switched into “listening and educating mode,” said Southwest spokeswoman, Marilee McInnis.