The Vermont woman who caused all the ruckus on the flight rerouted to Boston Wednesday has been identified as Catherine Mayo, a peace activist and journalist. Below are some quotes from her and links to her writing. Maybe she's crazy, mabye she is making a point.
daily times article
undated article (preceded by thoughts on fascism)
When dissent is silenced, a person does not know the truth of the man standing
next to him.
There was no room in the American system for blind
Fear is the one thing that will destroy this world of
Fear causes each of us to act sooner than we need to. Without fear we
things through, make mistakes, learn from our mistakes. Without
fear, we can
laugh at ourselves. When we laugh at our own foolishness, other
with us. A world of patient fools has a power that we all
Here is a report of a naked scanner already in use at some airports.