Outrage At United Airlines Over The Alleged Treatment Of Muslim Passenger

On Friday, Tahera Ahmad posted an emotional message on Facebook detailing alleged racial and Islamophobic abuse she faced while on board a United Airlines flight. In the post, she wrote that she was refused an unopened can of Diet Coke. When she asked why, the air steward allegedly told her that crew members were “unauthorized to give unopened cans to people because they may use it as a weapon on the plane.