The Government’s drone wars

drone wars

Is this a good thing? Yes, as long as the government use these only to protect the U.S. citizens. But what if, with this technology so advanced now, the government turns it against those in the U.S. they deem terrorists……

DRONES ARE A TOOL, not a policy. The policy is assassination. While every president since Gerald Ford has upheld an executive order banning assassinations by U.S. personnel, Congress has avoided legislating the issue or even defining the word “assassination.” This has allowed proponents of the drone wars to rebrand assassinations with more palatable characterizations, such as the term du jour, “targeted killings.”