This Monday started as an exciting day for the fourteen year old student Ahmed Mohamed, who went to his high school in Irving, Texas.  The teenage boy who is filled with dreams of becoming an engineer, had made a digital clock from a pencil case, and eagerly brought it to school that day to show his teacher.

Instead of being applauded, he ended up with punishment, after the school called police and he was arrested and led out of the school in handcuffs.

This event, however have turned viral on the social media in support of Ahmed with hashtags of “IStandWithAhmed” flying across Twitter.  Here are some of the popular tweets randomly taken…

 

And some of the tech companies have shown their concern too, while few have invited the teen on board…

“Nuff” said right? please show your support too, the world needs to progress from judging an individual by religion / ethnicity / nationality.

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