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By Brandon Jones On Sunday, October 7th, 2012
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Imran Khan, cricket star turned activist, leads Pakistani protest of US drone strikes

Imran Khan, a Pakistani “cricketer” now turned politician, led activists and thousands of protesters on a march against the US drone strikes on Saturday. Code Pink protested at the DNC (photo) but now More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, September 26th, 2012
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Ralph Nader calls President Obama ‘war criminal’ and Democrats ‘sick, decaying party’

No one would expect Ralph Nader to be a supporter or fan of former┬áPresident George W. Bush, running against Bush in 2000 and 2004. White House photo by Chris Greenberg Now the activist and Green Party candidate More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, August 24th, 2012
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US drone strikes in Waziristan, Pakistan border with Afghanistan, kill

A US air raid has killed 18 suspected fighters near Pakistan’s border with Afghanistan, Pakistani officials have said. Fourteen other people were also reportedly injured after drone-fired missiles hit three More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, July 14th, 2012
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Drone training involves targeting civilians in traffic

Holloman Air Base has been transformed into the number training facility for drone operators, but their practices may raise a few eyebrows. According to a NY Times article ┬áposted this week, the drone flies overhead More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 29th, 2012
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Texas researchers hack into drone using GPS spoofer

University of Texas at Austin ismaking headlines as a research team hacked into an unmanned US drone, taking control of the GPS systems. Public domain photo/US Air Force Professor Todd Humphreys and his team at More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, June 14th, 2012
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US Drone strikes in Yemen, killing 30 as air attacks continue

A US drone strike Wednesday on a house and car in Yemen’s restive southeastern Shabwa province killed nine people, believed to be al Qaeda militants, a tribal source said. Separate raids on al-Qaeda in Yemen More...

By Robert On Thursday, June 14th, 2012
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Drone bases are speckled all over the United States

For the average American sitting in front of his or her TV tonight watching the constant yada-yada on Fox News or MSNBC, the drone program only exist in some far off land where there is more sand than grass. However, More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, October 20th, 2011
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Three bases being considered for ground control station for the remote-controlled Reaper and Predator drones

South Carolina’s Shaw Air Force Base is one of three possible sites where the Air Force would put a ground control squadron for the remote-controlled Reaper and Predator drones that have become key elements More...


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