Category Drones

The human cost of extra-judicial military drone strikes in Pakistan – Documentary

US drones attacks have killed more than 2000 people. This heartbreaking film bears witness to people in a remote part of Pakistan near the Afghan border whose lives continue to be shattered by the attacks. “This child was killed in an attack too”, says a local journalist as he flicks through photos of drone attack […]

Progressives Challenging Obama’s Drone Strike Legality

“Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) is leading a small group of House Democrats in calling on President Barack Obama to release information regarding the Administration’s use of drone strikes. In a letter sent Monday, Lee said a leaked Department of Justice memo showed an “increasing devolution of accountability, transparency, and Constitutional protections in U.S. counterterrorism operations.” […]

‘Drones for America!’ – Op-Docs (Satire)

In this animated satire, a former K.G.B. agent welcomes a future in which Americans live under the watchful eyes of drones. Related article: http://nyti.ms/Xpf2xg Please visit http://nyti.ms/VCJs29 in order to embed this video Watch more videos at http://nytimes.com/video Follow on Twitter: http://twitter.com/nytimesvideo — Follow Blogger Cynthia Yildirim on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Stumbleupon, Pinterest, or check […]