The criminalization of journalism

Insane – a flight diverted because a passenger was on the no-fly-list. The catch? The flight wasn’t coming to the states, but was just flying over it. US security theater get’s worse every day it seems. Check out the passenger who caused the flight to divert’s harrowing story (great read since he’s a journalist)

Then I saw that the three or four men behind the glass partition had identified me. They looked at a computer screen and then at me. I feigned indifference. The man who looked like (and was) the leader, went down to the main floor to talk to the immigration agents. He pretended not to assume that I was “the culprit” but clearly he thought so. And the immigration agents looked into my eyes, unable to conceal that they knew I was the man they were waiting for.

The criminalization of journalism.