October 1st, 2012

Living Under Drones

This report from the International Human Rights and Conflict Resolution Clinic of Stanford Law School and the Global Justice Clinic at New York University examines the recent history of American drone strikes in Pakistan and the myriad ill effects had upon the people of Pakistan.

In the United States, the dominant narrative about the use of drones in Pakistan is of a surgically precise and effective tool that makes the US safer by enabling “targeted killing” of terrorists, with minimal downsides or collateral impacts.

This narrative is false.

Read the full report here.

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    The two most important things to begin addressing after the election are the environment and these motherfucking drones.
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    Insanity. Obama has got to be re-elected but the drones have to be stopped. Sometimes I hate being an American.
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    Fuck a drone.
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