Prepare for the slow drone of perpetual war

We shouldn't be surprised in the slightest that US drone attacks have created a new nightmare in the west, the 'guy next door' terrorist, writes Tom McGurk.

25th May, 2013
If what was done in Woolwich is morally unacceptable, what of the vast numbers of killings across the Third World that have been carried out in the name of defending western democracy?

Compare and contrast the following moral dilemmas for me, please. An American or British pilot sits down at a computer screen in the US or Britain to play what for all the world looks like a computer game. In fact it's the deadliest computer game known to mankind, because the pilot is in his Ground Control Station (GCS) and is about to unleash the deadly killing power of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) - more...

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