Wednesday 26 July 2017

Tick tock: time to cut those Yanks a bit of slack

Irving MacArthur High School student Ahmed Mohamed (14) poses with homemade clock Credit: Vernon Bryant/The Dallas Morning News (AP)
Irving MacArthur High School student Ahmed Mohamed (14) poses with homemade clock Credit: Vernon Bryant/The Dallas Morning News (AP)
Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

His sister had previously been suspended from school for threatening to blow it up...

It was the perfect story to show just how stupid, ignorant, racist and Islamophobic the Americans are. And did I mention stupid?

I'm referring to when 14-year-old American-Sudanese Ahmend Mohamed was arrested because some idiot teacher thought a clock he had made for a school project looked like a bomb and had him arrested.

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