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Texas woman says she was fired by Whataburger for wearing a Black Lives Matter mask

Similar cases are popping up elsewhere in the state. Over the summer, two Texas teachers faced disciplinary action from their schools, one for wearing a mask and the other for displaying a Black Lives Matter sign, among others, in her virtual classroom.

Ma'kiya Congious, 19, speaks at a press conference on Sept. 23, 2020. Congious said she lost her job at Whataburger following a customer complaint about her "Black Lives Matter" face mask.

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