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"I am concerned what they are going to do to the American people," he said. And by "they," he meant U.S. leaders.
"They’ll add some more security on to us," Paul explained. "First they make us take off our shoes and then our belts and then small bottles of water and put our computers in a tray and on and on so something else is going to happen, they won’t let us get out of our seats or look at our bags, thinking that’s going to make us a lot safer."
"The bigger the problem and the more the fear is built up, the more they take away our personal liberties and turn us all into zombies and the American people go along with it and say, ' as long as it makes us safer I guess it's okay to go along'
Another excellent comment by Ron Paul, Man to bad we slept on this guy in 08, he could be the President.
Originally posted by whoshotJR
Although I generally agree with him on almost everything I don't really agree here.
Flying is not a right so if people don't like security measures they can just not fly. They have so many other ways they are taking away our freedoms I don't really count this as a way to turn us into zombies.
Will this make us any safer on airlines? Probably not but maybe. I'm all for the scanners that you walk passed and they can see through your clothing. I wouldn't mind shocking some of the security anyway