Faa Regs New airline security measures take effect tomorrow. The Federal Aviation Administration will begin using a computerized program to scan passengers' travel history and any criminal record. The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee calls the system "tacit, institutionalized racism." A spokesman says the screening could target certain ethnic groups, such as Arabs. NPR's Steve Inskeep reports.
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New airline security measures take effect tomorrow. The Federal Aviation Administration will begin using a computerized program to scan passengers' travel history and any criminal record. The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee calls the system "tacit, institutionalized racism." A spokesman says the screening could target certain ethnic groups, such as Arabs. NPR's Steve Inskeep reports.