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President Obama, Mark Zuckerbeg And Others Support Ahmed Mohamed

We reported earlier that Ahmed Mohamed, a 9th grader from Texas was arrested for bringing an electronic clock to school. The talented teen showed the project to his engineering teacher, who reportedly applauded the design but told him not to show it to other teachers.

In Ahmed’s English class, the clock beeped while it was in his bag which prompted the 9th grader to show the project to his teacher, but she thought it looked like a bomb.

Social media has come to rally around the Muslim teen and some of the world’s biggest tech leaders have come out to support the talented young man. Mark Zuckerberg invited him to visit the social media giant Facebook…

President Obama tweeted this to the Muslim 9th grader as well:

Many other tech leaders, celebrities and politicians offered their support to Ahmed too. Hit the flip to peep the encouraging words next…

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