How Has Airport Security Changed Since 9/11 Essay

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September 11th, 2001 is a day that will live in the collective nightmares in American history. It was the day that the twin towers fell. The towers fell because of a terrorist attack. A ton of things happened after this attack. Airport security changed a lot after the attacks on the twin towers and the TSA was made a bigger part of the everyday travel which is a very racist system in the Airport system.
The attack on the twin towers is one of the most nefarious terrorist attacks in the world. It was done on the morning of September 11th, 2001 by the terrorist group Al Qaeda. There were five attacks total. Many people felt that the first strike on the towers was an accident. Then the second plane hit and everyone knew it was an act of terror.
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It went from being easy-breezy and being really fast to being really difficult and taking hours and hours. Now everyone has to go through suitcase checks and metal detectors. One used to be able to take drinks and food from places they came from onto the plane, but now the TSA throws out things if one tries to bring drink or food onto a plane. They do this because the drink could have poison, or a liquid to make a bomb, and the food could contain a weapon, a bomb, or something else that could kill people. These are just a few of the ways that airport security has changed since 9/11/2001. The government has done a lot to make it harder to board a plane. They have made it hard because they now do random checks on random innocent people. There are a lot of Middle Eastern people being pulled out of line at the airport to be checked if they are terrorists. This is extremely racist and it would most likely make the people if they happen to be from a foreign country never want to visit America ever again. This is leaving a very bad impression on how America functions and what the citizens of America 's values are like. This is how the government has made it harder to board a plane in

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