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Complaint accuses Southwest for profiling of Muslim passenger

A Bay Area American-Islamic group called Wednesday for a federal investigation of Southwest Airlines for “racial and religious profiling of a Muslim passenger” after a UC Berkeley student said he was removed from a flight in April for speaking Arabic. The San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Office of Aviation Enforcement and Proceedings, asking it to investigate the airline.
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