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Government Surveillance of Air Travellers

Posted April 2nd, 2013 by JessieLee
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Panelists talked about their opposition to the TSA. The most interesting is Edward Hasbrouck's extensive description of the various ways they track travelers. The idea of freedom to travel is discussed.

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TSA Agent Accidentally Pepper Sprays Coworkers

Posted March 28th, 2013 by JessieLee
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TSA agent picks up pepper spray thinking it's a laser pointer and sprays 5 other TSA agents, sending all 6 to the hospital.

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Former TSA chief backs 'knife' decision; suggests axes and machetes

Posted March 6th, 2013 by Kingston
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The former head of transportation security said Wednesday he supports a new policy allowing small knives on planes, but said it does not go far enough, and should include instruments such as "battle axes (and) machetes."

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Aaron Tobey wins case against the TSA

Posted February 12th, 2013 by MuslimNonarchist
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The TSA is a natural target for political demonstrations. Their invasive sexual molestation is unpopular with everyone, and their checkpoints come ready made with a captive audience. In 2010 Aaron Tobey was handcuffed and held for 90 minutes by the TSA at the Richmond Airport in Virginia after he stripped off his shirt to display the Fourth Amendment scrawled across his chest with a marker.

On Friday he won a civil rights lawsuit seeking $250,000 in damages against the TSA for being wrongfully detained on a disorderly conduct charge. And for that he is our Rebel of the Week.

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TSA to remove controversial X-ray scanners

Posted January 18th, 2013 by mechasheva
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Transportation Security Administration confirms that it is getting rid of airport body scanners that produce a naked image of travelers.

Right now the TSA uses two types of scanners. One makes a generic image showing where agents should look for an object on the traveler's body. Those scanners are staying.

TSA says the X-ray scanners will be gone by June. It says the company that makes them, Rapiscan, was not able to come up with a software fix to make the scanners comply with the Congressional mandate.

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TSA calls bomb specialist on wheelchair-bound 12-year-old girl

Posted December 15th, 2012 by Rob just Rob
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TSA detained a 12-year-old wheelchair-bound girl for nearly an hour at the DFW International Airport after they found explosive residue on her hands. TSA left the mortified girl in tears, but refused to let her mother get close enough to comfort her.

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Wheelchair girl detained by TSA agents

Posted December 14th, 2012 by pod99966
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12 year old Wheelchair bound girl detained by TSA agents

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TSA Tightening Grip On Domestic Travel

Posted December 13th, 2012 by digitalgloom
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The application for funding from the TSA constitutes a preliminary step toward systematically expanding TSA's authority from airports to highways and almost every other means of public travel.

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Government kills in more ways than you would guess.

Posted November 28th, 2012 by kodgis
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When the government people aren't drone-bombing wedding parties and throwing peaceful people in cages by the millions, the result of their coercion is still death and suffering. I wanted to look at some of the less obvious, but still lethal, ways government kills. This list is nowhere near complete, and I plan on updating it in the going forward, so if you have any information you’d like to add, feel free to send it to me.

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TSA issues holiday warning to ‘Opt Out and Film’ activists

Posted November 20th, 2012 by phonon
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According to “Opt Out and Film week” organizers, the protest starts November 26 to send a message to the TSA about the violation of the right to privacy. The TSA signaled today that they are aware of the protest, and may be prohibited from filming in their location.

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