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Grandfather Kicked Out of Bookstore for Being Alone in Children's Section

Grandfather Kicked Out of Bookstore for Being Alone in Children's Section


Grandfather Kicked Out of Bookstore for Being Alone in Children's Section

How do you gauge whether a stranger who is around your children is safe, and what sets off your inner alarm bell?

A female customer at a Barnes & Noble in Scottsdale, AZ, told a store employee that she felt uncomfortable with the presence of Dr. Omar Amin in the store's children's section. Dr. Amin, a world-renowned infectious diseases researcher, was there by himself, looking for gifts for his 5- and 7-year-old grandchildren.

The Barnes & Noble employee asked him to leave the store, offering that they don't allow lone men in the children's section. (Barnes & Noble has apologized and says this is not their policy.)

Dr. Amin says he was "insulted and humiliated in public for the charge of being a man." 

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