TSA to fire, discipline Logan workers for being layabouts, not for being racist profilers

The Globe reports the firings of six TSA agents at Logan and discipline against 14 more for not doing their jobs and inspecting things. The moves have nothing to do with a TSA probe into whether agents have a preference for harassing screening people with skin tones darker than alabaster.

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    One slacking employee is an

    One slacking employee is an aberration. Over a dozen is the mark of a deeply failed agency.

    How anyone with half a brain cell can continue to believe that the TSA is providing any more security at checkpoints than we had eleven years ago -- even though the event that brought the agency into existence was not even a checkpoint failure -- is beyond me.