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The Snitch interviewed some U.C. San Francisco radiology specialists who debunked the notion that the new TSA scanners — at the heart of what is turning out to be not much of a mass protest movement — are in fact dangerous. But to be fair to radiation non-lovers everywhere, some other UCSF faculty members had raised concerns about health risks earlier in the year.
Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.