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Making Contact - Drones: A New Death From Above

It’s being sold as a cleaner way to wage war. But unmanned military drones are wreaking havoc in Pakistan, Afghanistan and elsewhere.  On this edition, we bring you voices from Pakistan of families destroyed by drone strikes.  And we hear from Medea Benjamin and other activists who are working to build a global movement against this controversial military technology.

Featuring: 
Medea Benjamin, Code Pink founder; Sister Megan Rice, anti-nuclear activist; Pakistani drone attack survivors and their family members

For More Information:

Code Pink

http://www.codepink4peace.org/


New America Foundation: The Year of the Drone

http://counterterrorism.newamerica.net/drones


Nevada Desert Experience

http://www.nevadadesertexperience.org/


Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control by Medea Benjamin

http://www.orbooks.com/catalog/drone-warfare/


Peace of the Action

www.peaceoftheaction.org


Knowdrones

http://www.knowdrones.com/


Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems Internationa http://www.auvsi.org


Syracuse Peace Council

http://www.peacecouncil.net/


The Upstate NY Coalition to Ground the Drones & End the Wars

http://upstatedroneaction.org/


Renard Surle

http://soundcloud.com/renardsurleweb
 


 

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