drone strikes

Dron't Track Me Bro

Apple Just Banned the App That Tracks US Drone Strikes, Again

The tech company really doesn’t want you to use this app, banning it thirteen times over five years.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.28.17
Trump

Will Trump Stay Silent on the Drone War He Inherited From Obama?

It could be argued that discrepancies around civilian casualties are better than no statistics at all.
Ben Sullivan
1.24.17
uk

UK Government Sets the Stage for Wider Drone Strikes

Britain's top lawyer clarifies the laws on preemptive strikes and self defence, stating no specific evidence is needed on a target to launch an attack.
Ben Sullivan
1.12.17
PTSD

Drone Strikes Fuel the Hatred that Led to Paris Attacks, Ex-Drone Pilots Say

Four former US drone operators are speaking out against the remote assassination program.
Janus Kopfstein
11.19.15
Art

In This Game You Play a Drone Pilot, Then a Drone Target

'Killbox' sets out to explore the anxieties and inhumanity of drone warfare.
Edwin Evans-Thirlwell
10.8.15
machines

This Primer Will Teach You Everything You Need to Know About Drones

Don't know much about the technology? Want to learn more? Here's where you should start.
Jason Koebler
9.8.14
Power

In War, the Government Argues Constitutional Rights Are a Fluid Sort of Thing

The Justice Department's justification for killing an American citizen is surprisingly broad.
Jason Koebler
6.24.14
Motherboard Blog

We Still Don't Know How Many Civilians Have Been Killed by Drones

Whether it was 11 or 15 killed, hitting a wedding party with a drone strike won't help.
Derek Mead
12.13.13