Posts Tagged ‘Travel’
Now you can’t say you weren’t warned.
Signs are sprouting up at many airports to alert travelers that beginning Jan. 22, 2018, the Transportation Security Administration will begin strict enforcement of the REAL ID requirements at airport security checkpoints.
That means that, a year from now, passengers presenting a driver’s license or identification card from a state where those documents don’t meet the REAL ID Act’s minimum security standards — and where extensions to meet those requirements have not been granted — may be turned away.
SERAPH announces the addition of Intelligence Analysis and Research services to its Legal Services division.
SERAPH has partnered with Erik Miller of IntelligenceInk. Erik Miller has served as an independent intelligence officer since 2009, developing a reputation for excellent writing/reporting skills and targeted research.
Mr. Miller’s professional work has appeared in publications including the JOURNAL OF COUNTER-TERRORISM, the JERUSALEM POST, and the LANGLEY INTELLIGENCE GROUP NETWORK. In 2010, he edited a NATO JOURNAL ON ‘MEDICAL TERRORISM’. He also served as an editorial assistant to the MIDDLE EAST QUARTERLY, the publication of the Middle East Forum in Philadelphia.
Recently in the Wall Street Journal, Joe Queenan wrote about the issue of travel safety. In ‘Dying to Go to Acapulco – Literally’ Queenan talks about the ‘online cheerleaders’ who are touting Mexico as a vacation spot in spite of the wide spread violence.
In response to their illogical claims of a safe Mexico, he poses the question, “Wouldn’t it make more sense to go someplace where there aren’t drug gangs, homicides and abductions?”
While traveling is a rewarding and fun activity it requires a plan of action to keep you, your family, students, volunteers or employees safe.