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Creepy, Calculating and Controlling: All the Ways Big Brother Is Watching You

Creepy, Calculating and Controlling: All the Ways Big Brother Is Watching You

John W. Whitehead  02.20.2015
On any given day, the average American going about his daily business will be monitored, surveilled, spied on and tracked in more than...

Deviants or Drones

Randy Miller  02.19.2015
A law requiring that students simply obey law enforcement in any given situation, even if authority goes against the rights of the public,...
U.S. Allows Sales Of Armed Drones To Allies With Clean Human Rights Records

U.S. Allows Sales Of Armed Drones To Allies With Clean Human Rights Records

Jessica Schulberg  02.18.2015
WASHINGTON -- A day after the State Department loosened restrictions on the sale of armed drones to foreign allies, the risks posed by...

Drone Rules

Illah Nourbakhsh  02.18.2015
The rules are a good first step if we are to ease very gradually into the world of commercial drone operations: they will be matched one-to-one...
U.S. To Allow Export Of Armed Military Drones

U.S. To Allow Export Of Armed Military Drones

AP  02.17.2015
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is amending its regulations for weapons sales to allow the export of armed military drones...
Proposed Drone Regulations Complicate Amazon Delivery Plans

Proposed Drone Regulations Complicate Amazon Delivery Plans

Reuters  02.15.2015
(Changes "pilot" to "drone" in the third paragraph) By Alwyn Scott NEW YORK, Feb 15 (Reuters) - The U.S....
U.S. Drone Strike In Afghanistan Kills ISIS Recruiter Who Was Once Held In Guantanamo

U.S. Drone Strike In Afghanistan Kills ISIS Recruiter Who Was Once Held In Guantanamo

AP  02.10.2015
WASHINGTON (AP) — The top recruiter for the Islamic State group's affiliate in Afghanistan was killed in an American drone strike on...
Drones for Good: UAE Honors Peaceful-Purpose Innovators

Drones for Good: UAE Honors Peaceful-Purpose Innovators

Faisal J. Abbas  02. 8.2015
One of the highlights of last year's Government Summit, an annual international forum held in Dubai designed to help shape the future of...
The Case for Slowly Getting Out of the Empire Business

The Case for Slowly Getting Out of the Empire Business

David Coates  02. 6.2015
There is value in recognizing that, far from wanting to sustain the U.S. in its global policing role, we would do better to welcome the...
Stop Using Drones in My Name

Stop Using Drones in My Name

Rev. Peter E. Bauer  02. 5.2015
People of faith are now calling upon the U.S. government to pursue a negotiated global ban on semi-autonomous or autonomous weapons systems....
They  Tried To Keep Their Abuse Secret. Then The Drones Arrived.

They Tried To Keep Their Abuse Secret. Then The Drones Arrived.

www.upworthy.com  02. 4.2015
We're not used to hearing about drones doing good. Here's an example of technology being used to end abuses, rather than perpetuating them....

Unauthorized Government Killing by Drones, Bombs, or Other Means Is Still Murder

Ivan Eland  02. 2.2015
Obama did not start the congressionally unauthorized drone wars in Pakistan, Yemen, and Somalia -- which because of this lack of legitimate...
Drones Will Be Everywhere Watching, Listening, And...Planting Millions Of Trees?

Drones Will Be Everywhere Watching, Listening, And...Planting Millions Of Trees?

Singularity University  02. 2.2015
More and more people are getting to know drones, and not just the military kind. Drones were one of the hottest gifts over the holidays...
UFO Buzzed French Nuclear Power Plant Says Director

UFO Buzzed French Nuclear Power Plant Says Director

Alejandro Rojas  01.28.2015
Several unidentified flying objects have been spotted over nuclear power plants in France and Belgium over the last few months, and the...