LUMPENPROLETARIAT Islamaphobia, and hood-phobia, has reared its ugly head again, this time (and yet again) in the so-called land of the free, at a bank in Washington state, according to a report by New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV), an Indian television media company.
NDTV—[14 MAY 2017] Muslim-American Woman Allegedly Thrown Out of US Bank for Wearing a Hijab
Jamela Mohamed went to a branch of Sound Credit Union in Washington state on Friday to make a car payment.
- Jamela Mohamed, recorded the incident on her cellphone
- The staff threatened to call the police if she did not ‘remove her hood’
- The bank admitted the situation was not handled well and apologised
Learn more at NDTV.
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[14 MAY 2017]
[Last modified at 14:06 PST on 14 MAY 2017]