Racial Profiling Can Be Warranted - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Hank Silver
    • 08.01.10 | 22:28 (IST)

    Israel "looks people in the eye" to determine if they're a terrorist wanting to destroy an airplane. The US uses technology to do the same. I'm sorry, but racial profiling can be warranted as an effective tool to prevent such a tragedy. We must use whatever is most effective. Perhaps the "full body scanner" will provide that security. The civil libertarians are wrong to oppose such measures.

    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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