Janet Napolitano played down the idea of migrating to an Israeli type security screening at airports here in the United States despite the back lash from the
sexual assaults intrusive patdowns and screenings.
“There are some differences in the laws and the legal constraints that we abide by,” she said. “There may be some things that can be shared (with Israel) and some things that would not … The practices and techniques that we use will differ and do differ.”
No you do not have to violate anyone’s 4th Amendment rights because they want to fly. This is absurd and beyond belief. There is absolutely no justification for it. They attempt to claim justification but the truth of the matter is that necessity is the plea of every infringement! How many people has TSA actually saved? On the other side of that equation though, how many people abused by the TSA has stopped a terrorist attack?
This whole thing is a farce and a power grab. This whole mess is worse than Russia in 1989. What the hell is it going to take to wake these sheep up?
Barron is the owner, editor, and principal author at The Minuteman, a competitive shooter, and staff member for Boomershoot. Even in his free time he’s merging his love and knowledge of computers and technology with his love of firearms.
He has a BS in electrical engineering from Washington State University. Immediately after college he went into work on embedded software and hardware for use in critical infrastructure. This included cryptographic communications equipment as well as command and control devices that were using that communications equipment. Since then he’s worked on just about everything ranging from toys, phones, other critical infrastructure, and even desktop applications. Doing everything from hardware system design, to software architecture, to actually writing software that makes your athletic band do its thing.