the public in the west has long taken a blind eye as well to the rigurous questioning and chekcing for drugs. Nobody seems to shed a tear, that if one is under the age of forty and flying in from Amsterdam, you stand a chance of being pulled to the side. Strip searches not uncommon. Drugs have rarely brought down a plane, and until 75 year old Jewish grandmothers from Iowa begin blowing up planes they too will not be "profiled".
Police disperse hundreds in brawl in Kafr Manda, northern Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: In Israel, racial profiling doesn't warrant debate, or apologies