If confirmed, the attack could be the first U.S. strike in Waziristan in two months — one of the longest operational pauses since the drone campaign started in earnest in mid-2008. Full story
Conservative commentator Laura Ingraham got into it with liberal commentator Juan Williams on Fox News Sunday over executive authority during wartime and Senator Rand Paul ‘s filibuster over drone strikes. Ingraham, traditionally a defense hawk, agreed with Paul’s position and praised him for exciting young people and rallying some on the left to his side. ...
A Sunday edition New York Times article which traces the origins of drone strikes on three U.S. citizens, Anwar al-Awlaki, Samir Khan, and al-Awlaki’s sixteen year old son Abdulrahman, presents itself as a fair and balanced narrative, but actually serves as an overall “one-sided, selective” account, giving aid the the U.S. government’s shadowy justifications for ...
Despite lingering problems, expect more remotely piloted planes in our skies Full story
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R), a potential 2016 presidential candidate, said GOP divisions laid bare last week over President Obama’s drone strike policy are not evidence Read more… Full story
Border Drones? Homeland Security To Use Unmanned Surveillance Aircraft Over U.S. Border Full story
Merf. Thinking is Hard. Jha can has random thoughtz about tapirs, kitties, comics, pretty people, social justice, things in general. Full story
A Customs and Border Protection Predator B (or MQ-9 Reaper) A somewhat strange story emerged yesterday involving an extremist antigovernment group, a North Dakota … Full story
The rapid advance of drone technology has sparked interest by police and sheriff offices in acquiring drones. This new eagerness of many nonfederal law enforcement … Full story
Best Answer: *waves from Canada* Firstly it’s not really necessarly to fly armed drones over the USA’s northern border; all the action [drug smuggling … Full story