First a Hand on Your Crotch, Next a Boot in Your Face
False Choices and Airport Security

Scott, Michael
http://www.counterpunch.org/scott11242010.html

Publisher:  CounterPunch
Date Written:  24/11/2010
Year Published:  2010  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX12268

Since 9/11, we have given up many of our rights and our government has condoned practices like torture, legalized assassination, kidnapping, indefinite detention without access to council or trial – all in the name of keeping us 'safe' and 'free'. We have adopted practices and behaviors that we used to abhor in other nations and regimes. These practices, as demonstrated by the TSA, have nothing to do with keeping us safe or free – quite the opposite.

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