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"I am angry, humiliated." TSA investigating agent's conduct toward Indigenous woman


January 14, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS - A prominent attorney and Indigenous rights activist says a TSA agent pulled her braids and made an offensive comment Monday morning as she made her way through MSP Airport security, prompting TSA to launch an investigation into the allegation.

Tara Houska said the incident happened around 10:30 a.m., as she sought to catch a connecting flight to Bemidji upon returning from the "Fire Drill Friday" climate protest this weekend in Washington, D.C.


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