Scott Horton Interviews L.Pierre de Rochemont and Morgana Gallaway
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.