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Drone Pilots Have Bank Accounts and Credit Cards Frozen By Feds for Exposing US Murder
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Drones, veterans, Jesselyn Radack, Michael Haas, Brandon Bryant, Cian Westmoreland, Stephen Lewis, human rights )

- 323 days ago -
For having the courage to come forward and expose the drone program for the indiscriminate murder that it is, 4 vets are under attack from the government they once served according to human rights attorney Jesselyn Radack.
'You Can't Buy My Soul': Drone Whistleblowers Speak Out
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Afghanistan, drones, Jesselyn Radack, Predator drones, Whistleblowers )

- 341 days ago -
Four U.S. drone operators have held a press conference to blow the whistle on the devastating consequences of the drone program, which has been greatly expanded by President Barack Obama's administration and remains largely shrouded in secrecy.
US Military Prepares Drastic Escalation of Global Drone Program
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Technology, War & Peace, U.S., Drones, Pentagon, Africa, Big Brother )

- 435 days ago -
New reporting reveals plans to expand drone program by 50 percent, including broader use of mercenaries.
Release Imprisoned Anti-Drone Activist - ForceChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: drones, drone warfare, peace, peace activist, activism, prison, air force base, unjust imprisonment, non-violent protest )

- 831 days ago -
a brave peace activist whose work has focused on ending the use of unmanned drone aircraft in the War on Terror. In 2013 Grady-Flores participated in a non-violent protest at the Hancock Field Air Force Base, a training ground for drone operators.
America's Most Anti-Democratic Institution: How the Imperial Presidency Threatens U.S. National Security
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, constitution, executive branch, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, usa, secrecy, surveillance, drones, NDAA, foreign policy, domestic policy, POTUS, agencies, NSA, CIA, FBI )

- 1232 days ago -
It's evil, lawless and authoritarian. And as NSA leaker Snowden has shown us, its aims are to be all-powerful. ... The Executive Branch is also America's most undemocratic and thus unamerican institution.
End U.S. Drone Strikes in Yemen and Repatriate Yemenis From Guantanamo ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Yemen, drones, humanrights, politics, world, usa, Ambassador Feierstein )

- 1240 days ago -
The delegation will urge Ambassador Feierstein to use his influence to end U.S. drone strikes in Yemen--especially "signature strikes" in which the U.S. doesn't even know who it is targeting--and to ensure that Yemeni prisoners at Guantanamo who the U.S...
* TAKE ACTION* ~ Game-Changing Opportunity For Liberty
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ameicans, drones, government military, Obama, petition )

- 1251 days ago -
President Obama announced he will continue drone strikes. Act now to tell him to stop this unlawful killing program and its attacks on justice, liberty and democracy.
We'Ve Got to Find a Way to Stop the Imperial Presidency Before It Permanently Destroys Our Great Country
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: enemies, usa, politics, obama, terrorism, drones, humanrights, death )

- 1268 days ago -
Killing innocent men, women and children abroad creates blowback that lasts for generations. Photo Credit: Ragesoss/Creative Commons
The Same Motive for Anti-US 'Terrorism' Is Cited Over and Over
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, terrorism, politics, drones, deaths of non combattants, iraq, afghanistan, Muslims, Al Quaeda, American imperialism, Manifest Destiny )

- 1274 days ago -
... four other serious attempted or successful attacks on US soil by Muslims, and in every case, they emphatically all say the same thing: that they were motivated by the continuous, horrific violence brought by the US and its allies to the Muslim world ...
Obama Administration Says President Can Use Lethal Force Against Americans on US Soil
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama, Holder, DOJ, drones, lethal force, military, Rand Paul )

- 1330 days ago -
Holder:"The two possible examples of such "extraordinary" circumstances were the attack on Pearl Harbor and the 9/11 terrorist attacks. An American president ordering the use of lethal military force inside the United States is "entirely hypothetical,. "
We Request That United States Release More Information About the Drone Program! TAKE ACTION !
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Drones, drone strikes, Obama, memo, assassinations, murder, information )

- 1336 days ago -
We petition the Obama administration: We request that more information about armed drones be released to the citizens of our country and to the world! EVERYBODY should SIGN THIS- LET'S GET 1000000 !
Justice Department Leaks Memo "Legalizing" Murdering Americans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Drones, drone strikes, DOJ, memo, John Brennan, assassinations, murder )

- 1357 days ago -
Either there's a whistleblower in the Department of So-Called Justice about to be charged with espionage, and NBC is about to face the same persecution as WikiLeaks, or this is one of those "good" leaks that the White House wanted made public ...>
No U.S. Drone Strikes in Mali Without Congressional Approval- PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: drones, Mali, Pentagon, congress, conflict, Obama )

- 1375 days ago -
Pentagon is pressing for greater U.S. military involvement, but the White House is resisting. Congress hasn't authorized U.S. military intervention in Mali. In particular, Congress hasn't authorized US drone strikes in Mali.
A Short History of Drone Warfare By the USA   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Drones, The Nation, Jeremy Scahill, Pakistan )

- 1542 days ago -
The United States is on a new trajectory in warfare, says Jeremy Scahill, national security correspondent for The Nation. With its increase in drone strikes, the United States is turning away from the large-scale military interventions of the past decade.

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