Flying Blind.

Author:Gourdin, Kent N.
Position:Brief Article - Book Review

Flying Blind, by Michael A. Smerconish, published by Running Press Book Publishers, List price $18.95, Hardbound (ISBN 0762423765)

In this book, Michael Smerconish takes a hard look at airline security. Specifically, how DoT and TSA continue to jeopardize airline security by enforcing outdated screening regulations that cater to political correctness. The specific policy he questions is--disallowing airline screeners from using profiling to target young Arab males. The issue first came to light during the 9/11 Commission hearings. Smerconish's investigation gets to the heart of it. Drawing from Government...

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