March of the Snowbirds


Bubbes TSA airport

Image: Courtesy of Melissa Glazer

Florida holds a special place in the hearts of American Jews, as JTA reported thirty years ago.

As snowbirds begin to migrate, the JTA Archive Blog wishes them safe travels and extends a special holiday greeting to TSA.


Earlier this month, three elderly Jewish women alleged that they were embarrassed by airport security at New York’s John F. Kennedy airport. If there’s one thing we love more than archives on this blog, it’s AARP members.

In the holiday spirit, we invite you to politely share the following friendly request with your neighborhood TSA agent:


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