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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


Drone Protesters Arrested At Creech AFB

INDIAN SPRINGS, Nev. (AP) — Eight anti-drone protesters were issued misdemeanor tickets Wednesday during a demonstration at the gate of a U.S. Air Force base outside Las Vegas. 121 more words


Just a question of legality? Air Force hires civilian drone pilots for combat patrols

Air Force hires civilian drone pilots for combat patrols; critics question legality

Funny: The supplier of Reaper drones, General Atomics, also supply the pilots… 1,211 more words