Woman Who Flipped Off Trump Motorcade Fired From Government Contract Job

Juli Briskman’s middle-finger salute of Trump’s motorcade in Sterling Va. went viral

Juli Briskman’s middle-finger salute of Trump’s motorcade in Sterling Va. went viral

The picture, snapped by a White House photographer traveling with the president as he left his golf course in Sterling, Va., went viral nearly immediately.

She said the company was displeased she had used the image as her profile picture on Twitter and Facebook, and told her it violated social media policy and could hurt the company's reputation as a government contractor.

Aware that the publicity surrounding the photograph could have detrimental implications, Juli approached her employers and confirmed that she was the woman in the photograph.

"They stated, 'We're isolating from you, '" Briskman said. "Basically, you can not have "lewd" or 'obscene" things in your social media. Bosses then called her into a meeting, she said.

The rider who raised a middle finger to President Trump's motorcade may have been praised by many on social media after her recent gesture, but the 50-year-old marketing executive has lost her job as a result.

Juli Briskman flipped off Trump's motorcade and was sacked from her job for it. Despite no identifying features being visible in the photograph, Briskman thought it would be best to give her company a heads-up.

"I'd do it again", she said. "How can it be less "obscene" than my finger to the president?"

Briskman's own form of protest against the President was a spur-of-the-moment choice she made while thinking about what she considers to be Trump's poor behavior and job performance.

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However, it backfired on Briskman when she notified the company she worked for, Akima LLC, about the photo gaining notoriety.

Because Briskman was in charge of the firm's social media presence during her six-month tenure there, she recently flagged something that did link her company to some pretty ugly stuff. Within days, they fired her, Briskman told HuffPost.

Her employer, a government contractor, didn't appreciate her personal politics and let her go over the incident.

Akima did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

That said, she still doesn't quite get why she was sacked.

She has contacted the American Civil Liberties Union about the situation, according to the Post.

A day later, concerns bubbled up, upsetting the bigwigs at the company so much they fired her. "I am appalled. This was an opportunity for me to say something". The self-identified Democrat said she plans to look for a job with left-wing advocacy groups such as PETA and Planned Parenthood.

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