Posts Tagged: drones
When it comes to decisions that take lives on behalf of the American people, "moral rectitude" is no substitute for transparency in the Obama administration.
Drone strikes in southern Yemen are radicalizing the population.
Civilians killed in drone attacks are sometimes classified as militants.
Though well-intentioned, the use of drones to conduct surveillance for human rights violations is ill-advised.
The United States levels the moral playing field by blasting it to pieces.
For sheer chutzpah, nothing can beat the U.S. request to Iran for the return of the downed drone.
In the U.S. refusal to track down the downed drone in Iran, Iran finds yet another cassus belli.
The CIA's drone war in Pakistan is setting precedents that will one day come back to haunt America.
Another round of flooding in Pakistan offers the United States an opportunity to build goodwill in a strained relationship.
There are no pilots to black out in drones, as has happened in stealth fighters.