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Are Sikhs turban-wearing TSA targets? App tracks claims of profiling

Are Sikhs turban-wearing TSA targets? App tracks claims of profiling

Amardeep Singh is a typical American guy -- born in New Jersey, raised by a soccer mom, die-hard Yankees fan, player of fantasy football, married with two kids, attorney. Yet almost every time he travels, he said, he is pulled over by TSA agents for a secondary screening.

Why?

Singh is Sikh. For religious reasons, he wears a turban. And the turban makes TSA agents nervous. Most times he flies, said Singh, agents pat down his turban and swab his hands for traces of chemicals.

“I’m dreading having a conversation with my children about...

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