RACIAL PROFILING AT AIRPORTS. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • SAM
    • 08.01.10 | 13:58 (IST)

    While it is understood airline security is paramount on travelers minds.Racial profiling is not. After all, all races and dark colored travelers, also those with none Jewish names do travel for business or pleasure and pay the same price of airline tickets as those of Jewish names. On a recent visit to My Homeland (ISRAEL), and yes am an Israeli of Arabic descent my two sons who were born in the USA were harassed at BEN GURION airport and taken to a room for questioning, mostly harassing questions, has nothing do with travel security, rather with racial ones.

    from the article: In Israel, racial profiling doesn't warrant debate, or apologies
    First published 02:08 08.01.10 | Last updated 12:35 08.01.10
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