Why I refuse to travel to the USA
This is a collection of background articles and videos that illustrate my rationale for not wanting to travel to the USA or use a ﬂight that is scheduled to land there to refuel. Or a ﬂight that would have to land in the USA in case of an emergency. Or a plane that enters the USA area of forward defense (seemingly Canada, Mesoamerica and the Caribbean).
Techdirt: How The TSA’s Security Theater Harms Us All
The Independent: Planning a trip to Canada or the Caribbean? US Immigration may have other ideas…
The Register: Busted in the US? ‘Drop your trousers, sir’
Another TSA Video To Make Your Blood Boil
Or maybe just because the USA are becoming a place nobody wants to be.
The Washington Post: Stop and seize
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Civil Forfeiture, Law Lets I.R.S. Seize Accounts on Suspicion, No Crime Required
Supreme Court: It’s OK for Cops to Guess Wrong About What the Law Is
Or maybe because it has been for a long time.
The Police Are Still Out of Control
More to come when I ﬁnd good articles.