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American Airlines among companies praising same-sex marriage ruling on Twitter

American Airlines, Charlotte’s dominant carrier, was among companies tweeting in support of Friday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage.
American Airlines, Charlotte’s dominant carrier, was among companies tweeting in support of Friday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage.

American Airlines quickly took to Twitter on Friday morning in support of the U.S. Supreme Court decision in favor of same-sex marriage.

The company, Charlotte’s dominant air carrier, changed its Twitter avatar to the rainbow flag symbol of gay pride and posted a picture and statement praising the decision.

Several Twitter users gave a huge thumbs up to American Airlines’ bold move.

Others questioned the company’s choice to enter the political conversation.

Other companies also praised the ruling on Twitter:

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