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The Other Side of Drone Warfare in Pakistan

The Other Side of Drone Warfare in Pakistan

Raza Habib Raja  07.27.2015
During my stay in USA, several of my American friends brought up the subject of drone attacks. Cornell is a very liberal school and consequently...

5 Things You Should Know About the CIA's 'Robotic' Drone Assassination Campaign

Brian Glyn Williams  07.23.2015
For all the fact that drone strikes are regularly reported by the media, very few Americans have a basic understanding of the contours,...
'Snot Bot' Drone Aids Whale Research By Collecting You-Know-What

'Snot Bot' Drone Aids Whale Research By Collecting You-Know-What

Jared Greenhouse  07.23.2015
It's exactly what it sounds like. Snot Bot is a drone designed to hover above a whale and collect mucus from its blowhole....

The American Police State from A to Z

John W. Whitehead  07.14.2015
The warning signs are all around us. The question is whether you will organize, take a stand and fight for freedom, or will you, like so...
Terminating Our Terminators?

Terminating Our Terminators?

Tom Engelhardt  07.13.2015
In every country (with the possible exception of Somalia) where U.S. drone strikes have been repeatedly employed, the situation is far...
Killing by Committee in the Global Wild West

Killing by Committee in the Global Wild West

Pratap Chatterjee  07.13.2015
In reality, there's nothing "lone" about drone warfare. Think of the structure for carrying out Washington's drone killing program as a...
Drone Photo Contest Draws Some Of The Most Stunning Aerial Shots Of The Year

Drone Photo Contest Draws Some Of The Most Stunning Aerial Shots Of The Year

Nick Visser  07. 9.2015
When they're not falling on unassuming parade-goers or the White House lawn, drones can take some strikingly good photographs. More than...
Afghan Spy Agency Names Another ISIS Commander Killed In U.S. Drone Strike

Afghan Spy Agency Names Another ISIS Commander Killed In U.S. Drone Strike

Reuters  07. 9.2015
KABUL, July 9 (Reuters) - The Afghan intelligence agency on Thursday said a third top Islamic State commander in Afghanistan was killed...
How Mexico Is Becoming The Drone Capital Of Latin America

How Mexico Is Becoming The Drone Capital Of Latin America

Fusion  07. 6.2015
A lack of strict aerospace regulations combined with a growing manufacturing and aerospace industry could turn the country into the drone...
Women's Group Uses Drones To Deliver Abortion Pills

Women's Group Uses Drones To Deliver Abortion Pills

07. 4.2015
The group Women on Waves is using drones to deliver abortion pills to women in Poland, where reproductive rights are severely restricted....

Presidential Follies: Torture and Drones

Jack Healey  07. 1.2015
There are millions of torture victims who know that rewriting rules to legitimize pain and debasement does not change the basic fact that...

Why People of Faith Oppose Drones

Jim Winkler  07. 1.2015
More than anything else, drone strikes actively work against the potential for just, lasting peace. The kind of peace that involves political...
Drones Are Dramatically Changing The Landscape Of Photography

Drones Are Dramatically Changing The Landscape Of Photography

Kira Brekke  07. 1.2015
You might think they're dangerous or tacky, but using drones as a means of capturing breathtaking, far-reaching images is becoming more...

State of Play: Our Far-flung Crises

William Bradley  06.24.2015
The velocity of events and the fragmentation of the media culture are such that it can be difficult to keep up with how we're doing in...