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U.S. Government Tech: Lousy at Health Care, Great at Flying Death Robots

U.S. Government Tech: Lousy at Health Care, Great at Flying Death Robots

10.22.2013
The reality is that when it comes to the science of flying death robots, the United States is the world leader. Our drone systems may not...
Human Rights Groups Criticize U.S. Drone Program

Human Rights Groups Criticize U.S. Drone Program

10.22.2013
WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States on Tuesday defended drone strikes targeting al-Qaida operatives and others it deems...
White House Defends Drone Strikes After New Report

White House Defends Drone Strikes After New Report

10.22.2013
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it strongly disagrees with any assertions the U.S. violated international law by using drone strikes...

Why Washington Can't Stop

10.22.2013
Washington's military plans and tactics since 9/11 have been a spectacular train wreck. But lessons learned from the collapse of war policy?...

Between a Drone and Al-Qaeda

10.22.2013
Two of the attacks killed civilians indiscriminately in clear violation of the laws of war; the others may have targeted people who were...
Iranian Fighter Jets Tangle With UFOs (And Lose)

Iranian Fighter Jets Tangle With UFOs (And Lose)

10.21.2013
Finally, a claim about the Iranian air force that might not be totally made up. According to the October issue of military aviation magazine...
UN Calls On U.S. To Reveal Civilian Casualties Of Drone Strikes

UN Calls On U.S. To Reveal Civilian Casualties Of Drone Strikes

10.18.2013
ISLAMABAD -- ISLAMABAD (AP) — A U.N. expert on Friday called on the United States to reveal the number of civilians it believes have...
Report: NSA, CIA Collaborating On Drone Strikes

Report: NSA, CIA Collaborating On Drone Strikes

10.17.2013
WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Security Agency has been extensively involved in the U.S. government's targeted killing...
The Next Generation Of Drones Has Arrived -- And They Don't Fly

The Next Generation Of Drones Has Arrived -- And They Don't Fly

10.16.2013
When the U.S. Coast Guard petitioned for unmanned assistance in disaster situations, a new generation of drone was born. The UPSV, or...

Jeremy Scahill's Dirty Wars: Giving a Voice to the Voiceless

10.16.2013
More than your story or Jeremy's story, Dirty Wars is the story of thousands of nameless and voiceless men, women and children.

What Do Oliver Stone, Cenk Uygur, Tom Morello, Henry Rollins, and Shepard Fairey All Have in Common?

10.15.2013
Oliver Stone, Cenk Uygur, Tom Morello, Henry Rollins, and Shepard Fairey -- all progressive heroes and leading forces in their field --...

Conversations With Thomas Dolby and Lindi Ortega, Plus Exclusives From Brett Dennen and Eric Hall

10.14.2013
"In the USA, there are thousands of lighthouses around the coast here and there is a doomsday list of 46 that are at peril from either...
Pakistani Lawyer For Drone Strike Victims Misses Drone Conference After Visa Troubles

Pakistani Lawyer For Drone Strike Victims Misses Drone Conference After Visa Troubles

Matt Sledge  10.11.2013
NEW YORK -- There was no shortage of industry representatives scheduled for a conference on drones this weekend. But one man who isn't...

Get Ready for the Invasion of the 'Civilian-Owned Drone"'

10.11.2013
It seems somewhat sinister that any private citizen could use an unmanned aerial vehicle for no legitimate purpose. We already have the...