TSA Abuses and Failures

The press reports are horrifying: 95 year-old women humiliated; children molested; disabled people abused; men and women subjected to unwarranted groping and touching of their most private areas; involuntary radiation exposure. If the perpetrators were a gang of criminals, their headquarters would be raided by SWAT teams and armed federal agents. Unfortunately, in this case the perpetrators are armed federal agents. This is the sorry situation ten years after the creation of the Transportation Security Administration.

TSA Violates Its Own Policy To Stem Tide Of Pat Down Abuse Footage

Hot on the heels of its attempted cover-up surrounding the dangers of naked body scanners, the TSA has been caught in yet another act of public deception, telling passengers before they land that filming TSA security checkpoints is prohibited, contrary to the TSA’s own public policy, in an apparent effort to stem the tide of viral videos showing TSA harassment that have saturated the Internet and caused a public relations crisis.

People Rise Up Against The TSA

Though it has been a slow and often arduous task, American populists leading the revolt against the intrusive pat-downs and cancer inducing body scanners of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) have made significant headway in recent months. What began as a grassroots insurrection against governmental abuse has now attracted the support of state and federal legislators: