Yeah, it’s totally racist to suspend you for dressing up as a fake suicide bomber…not.
Daily Mail – A Washington teen who strapped fake explosives around his body in a stunt to ask a date to the prom has been suspended from school.
The five-day suspension for Ibrahim Ahmad will prevent him from attending La Center High’s dance Saturday.
Ahmad says he was trying to go all out with his prom proposal and questions whether the decision to suspend him was based on his ethnicity.
‘It was really unfair, and it kind of felt racist,’ Ahmad said.
The 18-year-old senior wore a vest filled with paper-tube props made to look like explosives.
‘I’m Middle Eastern, and I thought the bomb was kind of funny and clever,’ he said. ‘I wasn’t wearing the vest for more than, like, 20 seconds.
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