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GROUNDED at Northern Stage

Grounded is playing at Northern Stage. One woman, one chair, one costume. Grab your courage and go. Link is below.



Lt. Col. Ian Milne had more combat time flying ‘Predator Drone’ than 20 years as Air Force pilot

In 2010, 17 years after Lt. Col. Ian Milne of Burnt Store Isles near Punta Gorda, Fla. retired from two decades of flying the hottest fighter-bombers in the U.S. 918 more words

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War Drones (Jan. 10)

War Drones is Drone Dossier’s weekly roundup of new stories related to military drones. See the roundup below.

  • The US Defense Department announced they have carried out the…
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David Swanson | The U.S. National Bird Is Now a Drone

 The people whose job it is to identify children and others who should not be murdered have identified children among the group of people being targeted.
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Good Kill: A Good Anti-Recruitment Movie

Good Kill (US release 2015), directed by Andrew Niccol, offers a somewhat surprising view of what has come to be known as “modern warfare”, focusing on the plight of drone operators who spend their work days at Creech Air Force Base “taking pot shots half a world away in an air conditioned cubicle”. 1,009 more words


Flying lessons

To complement the comparison implicit in my last post – between ‘manned’ and ‘unmanned’ military violence – I’ve added a presentation to those available under the DOWNLOADS tab.   205 more words