L. Pierre de Rochemont and Morgana Gallaway, members of the Stop Austin Scanners! campaign to get TSA naked body scanners out of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, discuss the questionable effectiveness and serious health concerns of TSA scans; invasive searches conducted by TSA agents who are not even sworn law enforcement officers; possible Texas legislation banning scanners from the state; and the broad coalition of opponents to TSA methods and behavior.
MP3 here. (20:10)
L. Pierre de Rochemont is the founder and CEO of GigaCircuits, a company that applies ceramic nanotechnology to the wireless handset industry.
Morgana Gallaway is a graduate of the University of St Andrews in Scotland and author of The Nightingale, a novel set in war-torn Iraq.