After taking a homemade clock to school, Irving MacArthur High student Ahmed Mohamed, 14, was taken in handcuffs to juvenile detention. Police say they may charge him with making a hoax bomb — though they acknowledge he told everyone who would listen that it’s a clock. Photo: Vernon Bryan

Arrest Of 14-Year-Old Student For Making A Clock: The Fruits of Sustained Fearmongering And Anti-Muslim Animus