The Cutting Edge: The 2013 Homeland Security Budget: Misplaced Priorities

Discussion in 'Aviation Passenger Security in the USA' started by Mike, Mar 25, 2012.

  1. Mike

    Mike Founding Member Coach

  2. TravelnMedic

    TravelnMedic Original Member

  3. Fisher1949

    Fisher1949 Original Member Coach

    Just more growing of the lucrative security industry megaplex.
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  4. Sunny Goth

    Sunny Goth Original Member Coach

  5. nachtnebel

    nachtnebel Original Member

    An apt quote from sinclair's site:

  6. Lisa Simeone

    Lisa Simeone Original Member

    Ugh. Slogging through it now. A lot of bureaucratese. A lot of acronyms. A lot of verbiage that sounds like it was lifted from press releases. Assertions like this:
    There's "little doubt that the U.S. is safer than it was in the near aftermath of 9/11"?? Really? Evidence?

    Another fave:

    Oh, here's a howler:

    Okay, wait, this is a rare bit of common sense:
    But mostly it's an argument for more security in various forms, especially if it funnels money to the military/security industry.
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