Category Archives: Death

Jeremiah Bannister Discusses Drones and U.S. Lies

“In this powerfully moving segment, Jeremiah Bannister reflects on the current U.S. drone attacks in Syria, recalling a 2008 episode of PaleoRadio wherein he detailed the U.S. denial of what became known as the Azizabad Massacre.”

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Why Air Shows Are a Very Effective Place to Protest Drone Killing and Drone Surveillance

By Joe Scarry, from Scarry Thoughts Coming off our experience this past weekend once again protesting against drone killing, drone surveillance, and related acts of militarism at the Chicago Air and Water Show, I am more confirmed than ever in … Continue reading

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American Fire: Still Spreading, Still Inextinguishable

By Joe Scarry, from Scarry Thoughts The New York Times ran an obituary of Harun Farocki the other day. Was it a coincidence that I had just been talking about his provocative film, Inextinguishable Fire, which is about napalm? Perhaps … Continue reading

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Why focus on drone attacks?

by Joe Scarry Drones: serving man. (Or . . . ?) The months of April and May saw a large number of protests against the U.S. program of targeted killing with drones, and progress in challenging that program in Congress.An interesting question … Continue reading

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360 Degree Feedback in New York (2014 NPT Prepcom and How the World Views the United States)

by Joe Scarry It’s sobering to sit in the UN meeting hall and hear country after country state in polite but urgent tones that the U.S. (and other nuclear states) must eliminate their nuclear weapons, in accordance with Article VI … Continue reading

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The Cynical American Scapegoating of Korea as a Cover for Nuclear Terror

by Joe Scarry And they began to implore Him to leave their region.- from Mark 5:17 (the Gerasene demoniac) Barack Obama is in South Korea, as part of his Asia tour, and probably more than any part of his trip, … Continue reading

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April 19 in Yemen: Another Day, Another Drone Killing

by Joe Scarry The press announced a flurry of drone killings in Yemen over the April 19/20 weekend — that is, while the rest of us were observing Easter — and just as with U.S. drone killings in Pakistanand Somalia, the U.S. modus … Continue reading

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