Tag: TSA

TSA is testing new 3D rotating scanning technology to see through your baggage and ‘digital dog noses’ to detect explosives at airport security in an effort to speed up lines

TSA is testing new 3D rotating scanning technology to see through your baggage and ‘digital dog noses’ to detect explosives at airport security in an effort to speed up lines

iSpeech.org Stacy Liberatore | The Daily Mail | Source URL With nearly 27 million people set to travel on a plane this holiday season, the Transportation Security Administration warned flyers to expect long lines at check-in. However, researchers are testing new technology it is calling ‘Innovation Checkpoint’ to deal with […]

The Government Is Blacklisting People Based on Predictions of Future Crimes

iSpeech Hina Shamsi | ACLU | Source URL Imagine: You’ve never been charged with any crime, yet the government blacklists you as a terrorism threat and bans you from flying indefinitely. You’re separated from family members, can’t get to weddings or funerals or religious obligations, and lose jobs because you […]

2018: The Rise of Spying Transit Police

iSpeech Mass Private I | Source URL Today’s Public Transit Police Departments offer a frightening glimpse into the future of commuter surveillance. Last year the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) was accused of creating an app that spied on commuters travel plans, texts and emails. At the same time the […]

Zoos to install checkpoints, search visitors and bags

iSpeech.org Mass Private I The never-ending push to turn every public venue into an extension of the Police State is now moving to zoos. Their justification, public safety of course. The Smithsonian’s National Zoo wants to install checkpoints, metal detectors, bag searches and much more. Last month the Smithsonian sent a security proposal to […]