Feb. 11, 2011
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Airport Security: Hands Up! A close look at Bodyscanners (Part 2)

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Part two of our article on body scanners looks at them through the eyes of those who are being scanned. These devices have been given various nicknames in different languages, not all of them complimentary. But despite loud objections from religious as well as human rights groups and even constitutional lawyers to the presentation of the human body on a screen, almost all passengers when asked are, in fact, in favor of the machines.


Part 1 of this article is published here: http://www.git-security.com/topstories/security/airport-security-hands


 

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