Muhammad Ali’s son was detained at Florida airport, asked ‘Are you Muslim?’
The 44-year-old Muhammad Ali Jr, son of late boxing icon Muhammad Ali, and his mother Khalilah Camacho-Ali, the second wife of Muhammad Ali, arrived at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport from a trip to Jamaica, when they were stopped by CBP officials at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
Mancini,Muhammad’s lawyer, says officials questioned Ali Jr for nearly two hours, repeatedly asking him, “Where did you get your name from?” and “Are you Muslim?”
Customs agent: “How did you get the name Muhammad Ali, Jr.?”
Son of one of the most famous athletes in history: pic.twitter.com/feX2O6IfjA
— Sara Byrella ☭ (@umbyrella) February 25, 2017
— Craig Garris (@CraigGarris) February 25, 2017
If it’s “not a Muslim ban,” why are they detaining American citizen, Muhammad Ali Jr, returning from Jamaica and asking if he’s Muslim?
— Mandy (@Foggy_Blues) February 25, 2017
They go after muslims like Muhammad Ali Jr. But ignore white christian males who commit U.S. mass shootings. Muslim the new “N” word #racist
— Dwan Turner (@DwanTurner) February 25, 2017
— Mandi (@theangryfurby) February 24, 2017