why the terrorists have already won

Here’s the cover of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula english language magazine. It brags that the scheme cost them only $4200 and: … the work of “less than six brothers” over three months. “This supposedly ‘foiled plot,’ ” the group wrote, “will without a doubt cost America and other Western countries billions of dollars […]

airport security theatre – the movie

Coming soon. Please Remove Your Shoes is a revealing documentary about broken airport security and the TSA. Please Remove Your Shoes examines the period before 911 and the current situation nine years later and asks the questions that make Washington squirm: Are we really any better for all our money spent? Or is it safe […]

TSA strip searching a young boy

Clearly he was a terrorist risk. A cell phone video taken Friday at a Salt Lake City International Airport security checkpoint is fanning controversy over Transportation Security Administration search methods. The video, posted on YouTube by Utah Valley University student Luke Tait, shows a young boy being patted down while he is wearing no shirt. […]

what happens if you refused to be groped?

November 13th in Terminal 2 of the San Diego International Airport. This is the guy, John Tyner. His blog. His personal account of what happened. … began to explain that he was going to do a “standard” pat down. (I thought to myself, “great, not one of those gropings like I’ve been reading about”.) After […]