1/30/2017 1:00 PM PST
Uber drivers are quitting as a result of they’re pissed concerning the firm’s response to the “Muslim ban,’ and concerning the CEO’s relationship with President Trump — they usually’re fleeing to the competitors.
Drivers in California, New York, Pennsylvania and North Carolina inform TMZ … they’ve joined the #DeleteUber motion together with hundreds of consumers. Uber driver Jonathan — who’s shot some epic YouTube vids with clients — says he is accomplished working for and selling Uber as a result of CEO Travis Kalanick “continues to be feeble in making a strong stance against the President’s policies.”
A driver in NY informed us he was disgusted Uber crossed strike strains at JFK airport — the place taxi drivers have been protesting the Muslim ban — and used it as a chance to make some straightforward cash.
Most of the drivers we spoke to stated that they had utilized, or have been already working with Lyft … as a result of they really feel it is a extra trustworthy and “socially conscious” firm. Lyft pledged $1 mil to the ACLU.
Uber would not touch upon drivers bolting, however identified Kalanick despatched an organization-vast memo Friday night time stating Trump’s ban was improper, and he meant to debate it with the President later this week.