A Trusted Friend in a Complicated World

By Richard as told to Danielle Braff

A Transportation Security Administration (TSA) worker screens luggage at LaGuardia Airport (LGA) on September 26, 2017 in New York City. Tout icon

I Was a TSA Agent for 2 Years—and This Is Why You’re Getting Stopped at Security

There are so many rumors swirling around the TSA: Did they flag me because they wanted to do the full-body search? What exactly do they see when we walk through the x-rays? And why do I always get flagged? Reader's Digest got the intel straight from a former TSA agent.