Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Failed States And American Air Power
Almost 15 years later, with the Taliban again gaining ground, President Obama has just eased constraints on the U.S. military's use of airpower in Afghanistan.
Ty Wright via Getty Images
Donald Trump Says He Would 'Take Out' Families Of Terrorists
"They care about their lives, don't kid yourself."
Isaac Brekken via Getty Images
Ex-Drone Operator Says Program Is 'Good At Killing People, Just Not The Right Ones'
Former drone operators and technicians are slamming how the program is being run by the Obama administration.
John Oliver Puts American Drone Strikes Into Perspective: We've Made Children 'Fear The Sky'
If Barack Obama is concerned about the legacy of his presidency, he might want to take a look at Sunday's episode of "Last
Obama's Drones Have Claimed 2,400 Lives
The U.S. drone program under President Barack Obama reached its fifth anniversary on Thursday having tallied up an estimated death toll of at least 2,400 people.
The Toll Of 5 Years Of Drone Strikes
What The Government Does When It Thinks No One Is Watching
If there is a stupider way to fight terrorism than drone warfare, it hasn't been invented yet. Read more on Upworthy
Obama To Deliver Speech On Drone Program
Obama To Deliver Speech On Drone Program
DroneShield Inventor John Franklin, D.C. Engineer, Crowdfunds Drone Detection System
"Domestic Drones are coming, not just from the government, but from commercial and private parties. Are you ready?" the company's
Faith Groups Denounce Obama's Drones Program
Read the full letter below. Faith-based organizations sent a letter to President Barack Obama on Tuesday, questioning the
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Obama Criticized On Drone Transparency By Former Aides
Koh's comments are notable because he has been a strong defender of the administration's drones program and was, for awhile
Obama Administration Must Release Full Report On 'Legal Rationale' For Drone Strikes, House Democrats Say
[There are] several concerning factors of the Administration’s drone policy including, “An unbounded geographic scope; unidentified
Bill Maher On Drones: 'Some People Do Need Killing' (VIDEO)
On Friday's episode of "Real Time", Bill Maher gave Rand Paul credit for drawing attention to the U.S. drone program, but
Jon Stewart Razes Robert Gibbs' Move To MSNBC, Lying About Drones (VIDEO)
Jon Stewart was understandably aghast on Tuesday's "Daily Show" at the glibness with which former Obama press secretary Robert
Obama Justice Department Won't Disclose Number Of Classified OLC Opinions (UPDATE)
Ryan J. Reilly
The titles of many OLC opinions were fully redacted in the lists provided, with a Justice Department official writing that
Dick Cheney: Obama Drone Program Is 'A Good Policy'
In an interview that aired Tuesday on "CBS This Morning," Cheney dismissed the need for "checks and balances" against the
'McLaughlin Group' Panel Debates Drone Program (VIDEO)
While Mort Zuckerman and Eleanor Clift argued that the controversial program falls within Obama's presidential powers, Pat
Obama's Pick For CIA Could Affect Drone Program
President Obama began his first term with a dramatic change of course for the CIA, issuing orders on his second day in office
Obama Administration Counterterrorism Blueprint Signals Growth Of Kill List
Over the past two years, the Obama administration has been secretly developing a new blueprint for pursuing terrorists, a
Sen. Fritz Hollings
Former U.S. senator (D-SC)
I've been an American for 90 years and drone killing is un-American. It's time we act like Americans and demand that Congress represents the country rather than themselves.
Drone Intel Complex Clobbers Strategists and Diplomats
Washington Editor at Large of The Atlantic and founder and sen...
It seems that by allowing the drone-deployers to prevail over the diplomats, the Obama White House is pushing tactics over strategy. Some may debate this, but a drone triumphalism seems to be dominating over other key strategic equities that the U.S. should be concerned about.
Do Liberals Support Obama's Kill List?
MSNBC Chief Legal Correspondent, Attorney
All the recent attention on Obama's "kill list" -- a set of targets that has included American citizens as young as 16 years old -- seemed like an opening for a new chapter in challenging the administration's security policies.
UFO On The Beltway? Aircraft On A Truck Sparks Curiosity (VIDEO)
Officials identified the flying machine to WTOP: Funk identified the aircraft as a one of Northrop Grumman’s X-47B drones
CIA Seeks To Expand Covert Drone Campaign
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.