Killing Due Process: Obama’s Secret Assassination Court

February 14, 2013 in News

Andrew P. Napolitano Washington Times February 14, 2013   President Barack Obama willingly admits he dispatched CIA agents to kill an American and his teenage son and the son’s American [...]

Forget Unlocking Trophies and Achievements in Videogames: Pentagon Creates Medal for Drone Pilots, Cyber Warriors

February 14, 2013 in News

RT News February 14, 2013   Soon receiving military honors might be as easy as adjusting a joystick. The Pentagon is reportedly planning on awarding the pilots of remotely controlled [...]

USAF Reaches Staffing Bottleneck in Drone Program, But CIA Drone Strikes Continue Apace

February 12, 2013 in News

Lolita C. Baldor Associated Press (via Huffington Post) February 12, 2013   LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va. — The Pentagon for the first time is considering scaling back the massive [...]

Brennan’s Saudi Drone Base: Censorship, Assassinations, More Terrorists

February 8, 2013 in News

Moon of Alabama February 8, 2013   The administration’s counterterrorism policies are leading to media censorship, refutation of basic rights and to more terrorism. The man responsible for these consequences [...]

Presumptive CIA Head John Brennan: Human Rights Denier, Torture Advocate, and Obama’s Drone Hitman

February 7, 2013 in News

Matt Bewig AllGov February 7, 2013   Four years have made quite a difference for John Brennan. In late 2008, the 25-year veteran of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) was [...]

Executive to Executioner: Leaked DOJ White Paper Aims to Legitimize Drone Strikes on Americans

February 5, 2013 in News

Michael Isikoff NBC News February 4, 2013   A confidential Justice Department memo concludes that the U.S. government can order the killing of American citizens if they are believed to [...]

Obama Administration Drone-strike “Playbook” Rendered Meaningless By Excluding Pakistan

January 25, 2013 in News

Inter Press Service | As Barack Obama renews his lease on the White House for another four years, his administration is debating how best to respond to a growing internal and public controversy over his first term’s non-battlefield counter-terrorist weapon of choice: armed drones.

Barack Obama: Bomber-In-Chief

January 24, 2013 in News

Alternet | Many people around the world are disturbed by U.S. drone attacks in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen, Somalia and elsewhere. The illusion that American drones can strike without warning anywhere in the world without placing Americans in harm’s way…

Oregon Senator Wyden Asks Presumptive CIA Director Brennan About Targeted Killings

January 17, 2013 in News

The Atlantic | “How much evidence does the President need to determine that a particular American can be lawfully killed?” writes Senator Ron Wyden in a letter to John Brennan, Obama’s choice to lead the CIA.

Obama’s New Year’s Resolution: More Drone Strikes

January 4, 2013 in News

Wired | It’s barely three days into 2013, and the Obama administration’s lethal campaign of drone strikes has resumed in earnest. Missiles fired by remotely piloted planes struck targets in Pakistan and Yemen…