Donna Benjamin: No body scanners please

“I’ve just written a letter to the Minister for Transport. By hand, on paper. As soon as I transcribe what I wrote there, here, I’ll put it in an envelope, address it, stick a stamp on it, and wander down to the post box and hope the lovely people of Australia Post will deliver it to Canberra by Tuesday.

Dear Mr Albanese,

Please don’t go ahead with full body scanners in Australian Airports.

They will not make us any safer.

They cost a huge amount of money.

They are an invasion …”