Alex Morales, a former Marine, went to renew his driver’s license at the Department of Motor Vehicles and refused to remove his hat while taking his photo.
A DMV employee demanded Alex take his hat off, which had the letters “USMC” on it. However, Alex refused to do it because they allow other people to keep their turbans on. The staff then explained to him that turbans are worn for religious purposes.
This is what his wife wrote on Facebook after getting home that day: