Closely related: Very important televised debate: Jeremy Scahill (“The Nation”) says Obama drone strikes constitute murder, and he says it on NBC. The U.S. “kill list”. = = = = = = = = = = = = = = http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/comment/2012/05/the-presidents-kill-list.html The President’s Kill List, The New Yorker, Amy Davidson What is wrong with the […]
Very important televised debate: Jeremy Scahill (“The Nation”) says Obama drone strikes constitute murder, and he says it on NBC. The U.S. “kill list”.
Jim from the U.S. writes: These are the kinds of DEBATES that must be aired and allowed to actually ALTER U.S. POLICIES! 6 min, Jeremy Scahill says it on The Nation: http://video.msnbc.msn.com/up-with-chris-hayes/47658344#47658344 = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = = See also: 2012-05-30 The President’s Kill […]
2012-04-22 Americans mobilized to stop drone warfare, violation of International Law
http://upstatedroneaction.org/index.html The Upstate NY Coalition to Ground the Drones & End the Wars Home Blog Drone Info Contact Us Links Hancock38 Stop Drone War Crimes At Hancock Airfield, Syracuse NY, April 22nd Join us for a weekend of resistance to US war making April 21-22 Say No to the Global War Zone! Workshops and Community […]
2012-02-12 Bill Clears Path For 30,000 Surveillance Drones Over US In Next Ten Years
Bill Clears Path For 30,000 Surveillance Drones Over US In Next Ten Years Critics warn military industrial complex pushing US “willy-nilly toward an era of aerial surveillance” Steve Watson Prisonplanet.com February 8, 2012 A bill passed in by Congress this week paves the way for the use of surveillance drones in US skies. The FAA […]
2011-12-22 Border plan benefits Saskatchewan . . ?
A nice little sales job from the Govt of Saskatchewan. There is no mention of everything that goes along with the Border plan: drones patrolling the Canada-U.S. border, the American police now operating in Canada, the Troop Exchange Agreement, etc. Nor any explanation of the relationship between the Pacific NorthWest Economic Region (PNWER) and the SPP. If time permits, […]
2011-12-19 CBC Radio, “The Current” interview: Drone attacks in Pakistan, the Ally from Hell. Lockheed Martin funding drone technology in Saskatoon
(Scroll down to email I sent to journalist re “The Ally from Hell”.) http://www.cbc.ca/thecurrent/ Monday: CIA Drone Attacks in Pakistan A look at how CIA drone attacks in Pakistan’s frontiers strain an already volatile relationship between the U.S. and Pakistan. (Text appended.) – – – – – – – – – – – – – […]
2011-12-04 Why Iran’s capture of US drone will shake CIA. (Drone built by Lockheed Martin.)
Kerry writes: By Frank Gardner BBC security correspondent The drone, shown here on Iranian television, appears to be in very good condition Drone captured by Iranians Bat-winged, high-flying and hard to detect, America’s RQ-170 Sentinel plane is the perfect stealth drone for peering into another country’s secret sites without being caught. One was […]
2011-11-02 Canada has drones? Finnish campaign is under way to cancel a new deal to purchase Israeli drones.
Sent Nov 3: Dear Mr. Walberg, 1. I hope it is okay, I posted your article on my blog www.sandrafinley.ca (The Battles). The article appears at http://sandrafinley.ca/?p=3548. (BELOW – scroll down) 2. Regarding the statement (in your article): A Finnish campaign is under way to cancel a new deal to purchase Israeli drones. Like Canada, […]
2011-04-24 Libya hit by drones. BUT Pay attention to what they are doing with drones in North America, and here in Saskatoon.
Pulling together the information for this update on drones (UAV’s or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) made me sick-to-my-stomach. Sending it to you I am centred, calm and happy. Because I know many of you will take a few minutes to do the simple “REMEDIES”! Canada is the 13th highest military spender in the world after more […]
2011-04-24 The Verdict: Guilty of Protesting the Drones
http://www.truth-out.org/verdict-guilty-protesting-drones/1303656830 The Verdict: Guilty of Protesting the Drones Sunday 24 April 2011 by: John Dear, Truthout A MQ-1B Predator unmanned aircraft system takes off for a training mission at Creech Air Force Base, Nevada.(Photo: Senior Airman Larry E. Reid Jr. / US Air Force) On Thursday, 13 of us stood in a Las Vegas courtroom to hear the verdict […]