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Brian Terrell, Lie: Drones Are Not A Better Way Of War

Force Protection Alpha in Effect By Brian Terrell, www.vcnv.org  June 1st, 2014 Above photo: A victim of a drone attack in Pakistan. Daniel Berehulak/Getty On April 15, 2014, when the story broke on the world that the Central Intelligence Agency’s covert program of assassination by remotely controlled drones is not distinct from the drone program of the […]

Brian Terrell: Making Iowa Into a War Zone. National Guard Poised to Attack From Des Moines Airport

Defense experts and policy makers, Gates warns, have come to view drone warfare as a “kind of video game or action movie. . . . In reality, war is inevitably tragic, inefficient and uncertain.”   —Former defense secretary Robert M. Gates By Brian Terrell  truthout.org   February 5, 2014 A Reaper MQ-9 Remotely Piloted Air System (RPAS) drone […]