Posts Tagged: drones
Major media outlets once again sit on a big story at an administration's request.
Drones are becoming increasingly ubiquitous, not to mention -- however artificially -- intelligent.
Each year Conn Hallinan awards news stories and newsmakers that fall under the category of "Are you serious?"
Just as it did in Afghanistan and Iraq, the CIA and U.S. military act on bad intel when designating targets for drone attacks.
A no-softballs interview with the woman who will be the first Hindu member of Congress.
The term "double tapping" fails to do justice to a military tactic that's arguably sociopathic.
Killing someone because they look like they're "up to no good" doesn't really pass legal muster.
How effortlessly drones have insinuated themselves into our national narrative.
The U.S. use of drones in Pakistan is not only illegitimate, but less precise than advertised.
It's as if there's a zero sum relationship between the accuracy of targeting and those targeted.