Object to Sexual Assault? Boycott the Airlines!

Release Date 15 Nov, 2010 in The New American

 
   
Video

TSA: Despite objections, all passengers must be screened

CNN (blog) - 15 Nov, 2010
Los Angeles, California (CNN) - In response to a video of a California man's dispute with airport security officials, the Transportation Security ...

New Airport Security Rules Cause Traveler Discomfort

NPR - Sarah Gonzalez - 15 Nov, 2010
Audio for this story from All Things Considered will be available at approx. 7:00 pm ET Transportation Security Administration officers ...

TSA and John Tyner -- usually, this sort of thing is preceded by dinner

Washington Post (blog) - Alexandra Petri - 15 Nov, 2010
So said 31 year-old software engineer John Tyner to the TSA official attempting to pat him down at San Diego's airport. ...

Should John Tyner Should Worry about More Than His Junk?

CBS News - Joshua Norman - 15 Nov, 2010
Image from a Rapiscan Secure 1000 backscatter X-ray scanner, which can produce cancer-causing radiation, albeit at very low levels. ...

Oceanside man challenges airport's full-body scan [Updated]

Los Angeles Times - 15 Nov, 2010
A recording made by an Oceanside man who refused to undergo a full-body scan at San Diego International Airport over the weekend has gone viral as Internet ...

TSA Security Pat-Down or Sexual Molestation?

ABC News - Scott Mayerowitz - 15 Nov, 2010
Just as Americans prepare to head home for Thanksgiving, the government is coming under fire for a new airport security patdown ...

A rallying cry for security-wary passengers: don't 'touch my junk'

Montreal Gazette - Sheldon Alberts - 15 Nov, 2010
WASHINGTON " It has become an instant rallying cry for Americans fed ...

DHS Chief Says Abandoning Airport Scanners Would Be "Irresponsible;" CA Man ...

Fox News (blog) - Mike Levine - 15 Nov, 2010
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano on Monday vehemently defended her department's use of advanced imaging ...

One-man airport body scan protest an internet hit

NEWS.com.au - 15 Nov, 2010
MOBILE phone footage of a US man refusing to undergo a full-body scan at an international airport has attracted more than 210000 YouTube hits in one day as ...

Safety vs. Privacy?

CNN (blog) - Ben Tinker - 15 Nov, 2010
Thanksgiving is just about a week away… and then the holidays will be here before you know it. That means the busiest " and, for some, a frustrating " time ...

'You touch me and I'll have you arrested': Man ejected from airport and ...

Daily Mail - 15 Nov, 2010
By Mail Foreign Service An airline passenger was thrown out of San Diego International Airport and threatened with a $10000 fine after refusing to submit to ...

U.S. officials defend stepped-up airport security

msnbc.com - 15 Nov, 2010
>>> procedures. we're going to talk to the administrator of the tsa in a moment, but here's tom costello. >> john's cell phone went through the screener ...

John Tyner Video Tapes Refusal Of X-Ray At San Diego Airport, Civil Suit ...

Huffington Post - 15 Nov, 2010
The TSA has yet another problem on its hands after John Tyner, a 31-year old Californian, refused to go through the newest extra security measures at the ...

Man's taped refusal of body scan, pat-down at San Diego airport becomes ...

The Canadian Press - 15 Nov, 2010
SAN DIEGO " A man who refused a body scan and pat-down search at a California airport has become an Internet sensation in the debate weighing fliers' ...

Passenger Refuses Full Body Scan, Groin Check

CBS News - 15 Nov, 2010
(CBS/AP) There's been a confrontation over full body scans at a US airport: A California man refused a scan in San Diego Saturday; he also refused a pat ...

TSA Boots Passenger for Refusing Crotch Scan

Fox News (blog) - 15 Nov, 2010
John Tyner won't be pheasant hunting in South Dakota with his father-in-law any time soon. Tyner was simultaneously thrown out of San Diego International ...

TSA may change pilot screenings after body scan backlash

CNN (blog) - 15 Nov, 2010
Passengers and pilots have already expressed discomfort with TSA's revealing full-body scanners and too-close-for-comfort pat downs. ...

Security boosts draw protest

Kansas City Star - Hugo Martin - 15 Nov, 2010
As federal aviation officials increased airport security measures, civil liberty groups fought back, protesting new pat-down search ...

Don't Touch My Junk

CNN (blog) - 15 Nov, 2010
John Tyner not only is against the body scanners in airports, he has become a voice! John probably never thought he would be the star of a viral video that ...

New Airport Security to Slow Down Holiday Travel

CBS News - 15 Nov, 2010
The Transportation and Security Administration is set to unveil 450 full body scanners with more enhanced technology than past devices. ...

Scanners, pat downs irk travelers

ABC Action News - 15 Nov, 2010
New security measures at airports around the country have been met with a widespread outcry.

Travelers react to TSA's full-body scans and pat-downs

Marketplace - 15 Nov, 2010
A TSA officer reads the X-ray of a laptop at BWI Airport. (Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images) Read Tyner's blog posts about his experience with airport ...

National Opt-Out Day. Resist TSA Scan on November 24

Passport Magazine (blog) - 15 Nov, 2010
The TSA has a big problem on their hands. Passengers are finally sick and tired of being complacent with "tighter" security measures. ...

"Don't Touch My Junk!" John Tyner Tells TSA Agent (VIDEO)

Xomba - 15 Nov, 2010
The battle over more invasive airport-screening procedures came to a head, so to speak, last week when a California man refused the pat-down search of his ...

Officials Defend Airport Security Procedures

KPBS - 15 Nov, 2010
By City News Service An Oceanside man who blogged about a confrontation with transit officials at the San Diego airport could be slapped with a civil ...

Object to Sexual Assault? Boycott the Airlines!

The New American - Becky Akers - 15 Nov, 2010
If you're among the ever-diminishing minority still entrusting yourself to America's aviation gulag, don't forget your cellphone. This invaluable weapon can ...

Airport Security Measures Cause Controversy

WSOC Charlotte - 15 Nov, 2010
CHARLOTTE, NC -- Many passengers who go through security at Charlotte Douglas International Airport are fed up with certain screening measures, ...

Video of TSA screening in San Diego tops YouTube searches

Examiner.com - 15 Nov, 2010
Topping the popular YouTube video searches is one entitled TSA Screening, Terminal 2, SAN, Nov. 13, 2010 - part 1. During the twelve minute clip you can ...

John Tyner Tells Airport Security: "Touch My Junk, I'm Going To Have You Arrested"

Culture Clash Daily - 15 Nov, 2010
New technology introduced at major airports around the world has given rise to major public concerns about the invasion of privacy of travelers. ...

John Tyner Refuses Pat Down And X-Ray Screening At Airport

Times of the Internet - 15 Nov, 2010
John Tyner, a software engineer refused a pat down and X-Ray screening while he was at San Diego Airport. A civil suit against the airport is currently ...

 

Subscribe to RSS