“Fleshmob” against virtual strip-search machines at Berlin airport

Don’t like being stripped naked by “whole body imaging” machines or “body scanners”, and then groped to determine whether what they see under your underwear is a padded bra, a mastectomy prosthesis, a menstrual pad, an adult diaper, … or plastic explosives?  You could sign this petition …  and/or you could organize your own “fleshmob” like this one (video) at Tegel Airport in Berlin. (More links including videos of similar fleshmobs at other airports here.)

We invite you to compare what’s exposed by the Pirate Party fleshmob video with what’s exposed to the TSA agents in the little room hidden behind the strip-search machines in the video below:

6 Responses to ““Fleshmob” against virtual strip-search machines at Berlin airport”

  1. Papers, Please! » Blog Archive » Lessons from the case of the man who set his underpants on fire Says:

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  2. ShortWoman» Blog Archive » The Violent Shorties Says:

    […] Americans are Idiots: Most approve of the use of full body scanners. These scanners are much like a virtual strip search with a side order of radiation. Oh, and they would not have found the Undiebomber’s stash. […]

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  4. What we’re watching: “Fleshmob” against strip search in Berlin, a new scanning system in Canada, the way it used to be Says:

    […] (More links including videos of similar fleshmobs at other airports here.) Originally published on PapersPlease.org. This Canadian scanner doesn’t have the problems of using x-rays and does not create an […]

  5. Klaus Hansen Says:

    Dieser Blog sieht wirklich sehr gut aus. Um sowas richtig geiles zu entwerfen muss man sich schon lange Zeit nehmen und ne Menge Ahnung haben.

  6. Papers, Please! » Blog Archive » Does nudity “interfere” with the TSA’s groping? Says:

    […] searches, x-ray and microwave “whole body imaging”, genital groping, etc. — more and more people have suggested that, since we are required to submit to a virtual strip-search and/or groping of our genitals in […]

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