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Results for drone warfare

The Front Page Rule
Originally Posted: 02/20/2015 - 10:47am | Type: Blog

It brings home a core fact about drones: that you can't surrender to a drone. Enemy soldiers, and people merely suspected of being, or intending to become, enemy soldiers, are killed at home gardening, or ...

Challenging Drone Warfare in a U.S. Court
Originally Posted: 10/08/2014 - 8:28am | Type: Blog

“We’re compelled by our own spirituality, to keep speaking up and to keep getting people to know that silence is complicity. We have to speak out to say ‘Not in my Name.’” On Oct. ...

Harassing the Drones
Originally Posted: 07/22/2014 - 3:20pm | Type: Blog

“The final perversion,” she concluded, “is the reversal of who is the real victim here: the commander of a military base whose drones kill innocent people halfway around the world, or those innocent people the ...

The War By Remote Control
Originally Posted: 09/17/2013 - 4:16pm | Type: Blog

On May 23, President Obama gave a major address from the National Defense University, in which he personally acknowledged for the first time the U.S. government’s killing of four Americans — along with scores ...

Who Would Jesus Drone?
Originally Posted: 07/09/2013 - 3:33pm | Type: Blog

Being a Christian inevitably means many things — it means being baptized, partaking of the Lord's supper, and belonging to a community marked by the confession that Jesus Christ is Lord. Likewise, being a ...