Drone Attacks

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Op-ed: It's time for a debate of our nation's drone warfare policies

Kathleen McQuillen at Iraq War 8th anniversary rally

Kathleen McQuillen at Iraq War 8th anniversary rally

Kathleen McQuillen of AFSC speaks at a rally marking the eighth anniversary of the U.S. war in Iraq. View the slideshow.

Drone technology and warfare have far outpaced the ethics to shape policy and the laws to regulate their use. This op-ed, originally published in the Des Moines Register, outlines some of the problems with drone warfare.

Walkers demand an end to drone attacks

DES MOINES -- (CPM News Services)  ---- About 15 people, including Aaron Jorgensen-Briggs of Des Moines, walked along 200 miles of road for the past two weeks to ask the U.S. military not to place a Drone Command center at the Air National Guard in Des Moines. (For Des Moines Register coverage of the walk, click here.)

Anti-drone events planned for Des Moines

Friday, June 21, 2013 - 6:00pm

Drone protester in Des Moines

Drone protester in Des Moines

Dan Hughes of Des Moines holds a sign outside the Des Moines airport protesting plans to operate drones at the national guard base there.

Aaron Jorgensen-Briggs of Catholic Peace Ministry is walking alongside Nobel nominee Kathy Kelly, Brian Terrell, and dozens of other good people from Illinois to Iowa, making a lot of stops along the way!

http://catholicpeaceministry.com/   

Vets for Peace president on drones

(More AFSC Iowa photos available here.)

PRESIDENT OF VETERANS FOR PEACE DISCUSSES DELEGATION TO PAKISTAN, USE OF DRONES IN WAR

On bitterly cold January night, 50 show at Central IA Library to hear Leah Bolger

Silent Screams: The Impact of U.S. Drone Attacks

Sunday, August 8, 2010 - 9:00am

Come see this 35-minute documentary film followed by discussion with Director/Producer Karla Hansen and her husband, Drake professor Ismael Hossein-zadeh, author of The Political Economy of U.S. Militarism

This Emerging Issues Presentation - Making Peace in the Face of War is sponsored by Grace United Methodist Church

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