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Why Michael Hayden, “The Case for drones” John Brennan and unfortunately, Obama and Clinton are guilty of war crimes

by Alan Gilbert The letter to the Times from FAISAL BIN ALI JABER should break our hearts. His brother-in law, an imam, who preached against hateful Al-Qaida was taken out by a drone. This is a common experience he relates. … Continue reading

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Drones: We Need Debate, Not Sound Bites

by Joe Scarry It’s an election year in the US. National security is becoming a top issue. Everyone’s talking about ISIS, and terrorism. The evolving US militarism is bubbling just below the surface. Okay: let’s put the question on the … Continue reading

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DRONE WARRIORS: Say Hello to the DoD’s $125,000 Ostrich Feather

by Joe Scarry In ancient Egypt, there was a highly-developed idea of how to assess the deep meaning of thoughts and acts during life. “The critical scene depicting the weighing of the heart, in the Book of the Dead, shows … Continue reading

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THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING: Drone Pilots Speaking Out

by Joe Scarry I have written over and over again that people who want peace and an end armed conflict need to push back against the “dronification” of war. The people who want to perpetuate (and worsen) the state of … Continue reading

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DRONE NATION: Putting the Killing Out of Sight, Out of Mind?

by Joe Scarry Are we falling behind in our effort to resist the growing convergence of robotics and war? Having been at it for about 3-1/2 years, No Drones Network campaigners are becoming more and more aware that the greatest … Continue reading

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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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