Natyana Muhammad lately posted a video on Twitter of her two-year-old daughter at a Chuck E. Cheese party. The mom says the favored mouse mascot gave consideration to the white children in attendance however ignored her daughter. Now Muhammad is contemplating submitting a lawsuit in accordance to NBC Information.
“On July 30 at Chuck E Cheese in Wayne, NJ, my 2yo was racially discriminated towards. As you’ll be able to see, he provides all the yt children hi-5s & PURPOSELY ignored my black child. When confronted, he ignored me as nicely. The supervisor, Angie Valasquez, made excuses for him..” Muhammad captioned the tweet. Muhammad informed NBC Information final week, “I ended recording. I truly tapped Chuck E. on his arm to let him know that Safa was standing proper there, and he ignored me.”
Earlier than the incident the 2-year-old had by no means seen Chuck E. Cheese in particular person. Due to this fact her mother recorded the second to get her response. Muhammad says the household was within the half room as a result of her daughter was a visitor of somebody having a party. The mom says she the mascot didn’t go to their desk till a supervisor pushed them in the direction of it.
The placement’s supervisor informed Muhammad the mascot didn’t see her daughter and insisted on arranging a photograph for Safa with the mascot.