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Giving Transportation Security Administration agents a peek under your clothes may soon be a practice that goes well beyond airport checkpoints. Newly uncovered documents show that as early as 2006, the Department of Homeland Security has been planning pilot programs to deploy mobile scanning units that can be set up at public events and in train stations, along with mobile x-ray vans capable of scanning pedestrians on city streets. See the full article at Forbes.com Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2011 at Warriors and Capitalists
Prior to her ascent to Homeland Security chief, Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano was known to many of her constituents as "Big Sis". Her implementation of spy cameras around the state earned her the title. Under Governor Napolitano, Arizona saw the introduction of red light and speed cameras on their roadways to a degree not seen in the country to date. Announcing her plan to begin closing the state's budget deficit through the utilization of revenue-generating automated ticketing cameras, Napolitano's "scameras" infested the highways and bi-ways of the state. Many states have begun utilizing revenue-generating automated ticketing cameras for monitoring red lights and speed, but Big Sis took it a step further when she asked the legislature to implement their use for spying on commuters in carpool lanes. Under Napolitano's governance, those caught in the carpool lane minus the prescribed number of passengers would receive hefty fines and marks against their... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2011 at Warriors and Capitalists
Posted Feb 1, 2011 at Warriors and Capitalists
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