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The US Department of Homeland Security is set to kickstart a controversial new pilot to scan the fingerprints of travellers departing the United States.
From June, US Customs and Border Patrol will take a fingerprint scan of travellers exiting the United States from Detroit, while the US Transport Security Administration will take fingerprint scans of international travellers exiting the United States from Atlanta.
Patients undergoing a common treatment for cancer are being warned to carry medical documentation when traveling abroad because the drug can make their fingerprints disappear.
A cancer sufferer was detained at an airport in the United States when immigration officials were unable to take a print from his fingers, his doctor has revealed.
Immigration officials held the patient for several hours before they allowed him to enter the country.
so it doesn't seem like much is new.
So what happens if I refuse to give my fingerprints? They get you when you're leaving the country, if they did it as a form of entry I could choose to stay in my own country. If I refuse do I go to GITMO?
Crazy things are happening to the US and you're letting them do it. Get your representatives in order. The People need to mobilize against these people. Let them know who they work for. I'm not talking about violence. Organize political groups and if the Reps. don't want to do what the people want then find someone who does. Let them know their cushy job is on the line.