Decibel (decibel45) wrote,
Decibel
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DHS wants to require their permission for anyone wishing to travel

http://papersplease.org/wp/2006/10/12/mother-may-i/

The Department of Homeland Security has proposed that airlines and cruise ships be required to get individual permission (”clearance”) from the DHS for each individual passenger on all flights to, from, or via the U.S. Unless the answer is “Yes” — if the answer is “no” or “maybe”, or if the DHS doesn’t answer at all — the airline wouldn’t be allowed to give you a boarding pass, or let you or your luggage on the plane or ship.

Of course, the truly disturbing part is about leaving the US.
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