Sunday 19 February 2017

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

Published 27/09/2015 | 02:30

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)

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

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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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