TSA, Airlines Tread Carefully on Religious Expression

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  1. sobore
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    http://blog.beliefnet.com/news/2011/03/tsa-airlines-tread-carefully-on-religious-expression.php


    Air travelers want to feel safe, and federal security officials want to make sure they actually are safe. If only it were that simple.
    Misunderstandings over religious expression have led to recent incidents that prompted apologies from airlines. On March 13, agents with the Transportation Security Administration removed a Muslim woman in a headscarf from a Southwest Airlines flight after airline staff deemed her suspicious
     
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    Paranoia and xenophobia rules these days.
     
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