An Alternative Security Approach?

Following my post a few days ago about the morality of the new full body scanners the TSA will be using in many US airports, comes this article which compares our approach to that taken by the Israeli government. It would be hard to argue that Israel has less to fear about terrorists than we do, but their approach is quite different. Could their approach work here? Have we even considered it? It seems to place much more value on the individual, and is less inconvenient. (25 minutes max from parking lot to airport lounge sound good?) I think this sounds like a pretty reasonable alternative to our current trajectory. What do you think?

2 comments on “An Alternative Security Approach?

  1. […] and should be pulled back, overhauled, and privatized. I commented on the TSA previously here and here.  This piece from Audrey Hudson at Human Events details his comments from a recent interview (HT: […]

  2. […] as I’ve said before. You can find previous comments on the TSA here, here, here, here, and here. Share this:Like this:LikeBe the first to like this […]

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