Oh, he passed background checks? Federal agencies knew that a man hired as a security guard at Dulles International Airport outside of Washington, D.C. was an accused Somali war criminal, CNN reported Friday. Yusuf Abdi Ali, who served as a military commander during the Somali Civil War, has been accused of torturing civilians, burning villages, and conducting […]
Given that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is making a public statement by making airport security lines worse in order to secure more funding, Senator John Thune has a point about privatization: Studies and reports have shown that private contractors work better than TSA agents. Photo by queenkv
Bad news from oversight officials : You’re really not that safe. Photo by ampmouse1
Oh, that’s comforting that the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), whose mission is to provide security screening at U.S. airports, doesn’t really know how to provide adequate security: Lawmakers of the House’s Transportation Security Committee warned on Tuesday that commercial airline flights remain a “major target for terrorism” and that dangerous “gaps in security” screenings could […]
Apparently, the TSA did not have access to the terrorism watchlist and employed 73 people that had ties to terrorism. What a farce!
Talk about a scary airport incident, where a man charges TSA agents at the New Orleans airport and it resulted in shots being fired.
WASHINGTON — Apparently the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) knows no bounds. In addition to accusations of groping, theft and the like, TSA agents stopped a Star Wars actor from bringing his cane on a flight. Why? The former Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew brought his cane which was in the shape of the iconic Star Wars […]
It is the nature of any government to seek to expand its authority. The Founding Fathers knew this and gifted Americans with a Constitution that limits authority devolving it to the states and to “the people.” Read the Tenth Amendment. It isn’t working. The freedoms they sought to establish and preserve for future generations are […]
6/6/2016 - Feds Knew Somali War Criminal was Working at an Airport
5/28/2016 - Senator Thune: Privatize Airport Security to Circumvent TSA Bureaucracy
2/4/2016 - You Feel Safe? TSA Cannot Verify Employees’ Criminal History
12/9/2015 - TSA Executive has No Answers on How to Keep Terrorists Out of Airports
6/9/2015 - TSA Missed Info that 73 Workers had Ties to Terrorism
3/21/2015 - Machete-Wielding Man Shot after Charging TSA Agents at New Orleans Airport
6/16/2013 - TSA strikes again, tried to deny Star Wars actor access to lightsaber cane
4/30/2012 - Forget Homeland Security, Now It’s About “Environmental Justice”