Category Archives: TSA

Guess who might be considering profiling at airports despite cries from the usual suspects.


Here is yet another informative article in Der Spiegel regarding airport security. This one is quite surprising, yet it shows that at least some Germans do get it: that lining up innocent people, making them remove shoes for no good … Continue reading

Posted in airport security, Germany, Islam, Israeli profiling, TSA

Closing the stable door after the horse has bolted


There is no doubt in my mind that the issue of airport security is very contentious. There are many reasons for having proper security in place. However, there is also a need for a common sense approach to the whole … Continue reading

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How to thwart a terrorist plot–alternate title: Terrorist plot in Belgium unravels


CNN reports that 11 would be terrorists have been arrested for plotting a terror attack in Belgium. Were these would be terrorists caught as they went through security at some obscure airport in the USA? No!!!  The TSA has not … Continue reading

Posted in Dhimmi, Islam, Moroccan youth, murder-suicide, TSA

What is the best way to respond to threats of terrorism? Reactive vs.. Proactive part 1


The threat of terrorism has been around for a very long time. In the 1960s we had a spate of hijackings and aircraft being blown up, and in the end this activity was the death-knell of Pan Am. In the … Continue reading

Posted in Islam, TSA