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‘My husband kills kids with drones’: Michelle Obama’s viral pic fuels anti-drone campaign

‘My husband kills kids with drones’: Michelle Obama’s viral pic fuels anti-drone campaign

truther May 16, 2014 0

When US First Lady Michelle Obama appeared in a picture supporting the 276 schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria, she was praised for taking a stand against Boko Haram. But others quickly subverted her message and

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Activist Art Against Drone Killing Redesigns The Landscape in Pakistan

Activist Art Against Drone Killing Redesigns The Landscape in Pakistan

truther April 8, 2014 0

The continuing impact of unmanned drones across the target countries of the U.S. has inspired many short videos that attempt to personalize the death and destruction that has been wrought. One of the most

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Iran unveils ‘biggest’ attack drone with ‘2,000 kilometer range’

Iran unveils ‘biggest’ attack drone with ‘2,000 kilometer range’

truther November 22, 2013 1

Iran on Monday revealed a new missile-equipped drone which it is calling its biggest one yet. The unmanned aerial vehicle has a range of some 2,000 kilometers and is capable of launching air-to-surface missile

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Iran gives indigenous ScanEagle drone to Russia

Iran gives indigenous ScanEagle drone to Russia

truther October 22, 2013 0

A senior Iranian commander says Iran gave Russia one of its indigenous ScanEagle unmanned aerial vehicles as a sign of friendship and cooperation between the two countries. Commander of the Aerospace Division of the Islamic

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Not ONE word of official account of raid that killed Bin Laden is true, claims award-winning journalist Seymour Hersh

Not ONE word of official account of raid that killed Bin Laden is true, claims award-winning journalist Seymour Hersh

truther September 30, 2013 2

A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist says that the official account of the raid which killed Osama Bin Laden in 2011 is ‘one big lie’. Seymour Hersh, 76, said that ‘not one word’ of the Obama administration’s

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Terrorism with a “Human Face”: The History of America’s Death Squads

Terrorism with a “Human Face”: The History of America’s Death Squads

truther September 3, 2013 6

The recruitment of death squads is part of a well established US military-intelligence agenda. There is a long and gruesome US history of covert funding and support of terror brigades and targeted assassinations

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Robobee – Robotic Pollinators to Replace Dying Bees

Robobee – Robotic Pollinators to Replace Dying Bees

truther April 18, 2013 1

No, this is not a tabloid - it's real. In addition to the recent suggestion that we should "plant more flowers" to aid the declining bee population... Harvard's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences is working

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America’s death wish

America’s death wish

truther April 12, 2013 3

Again we hear (NYT ed., 4/6) about “the damage wrought by the gun lobby,” as though a cabal of manufacturers and other interested parties was responsible for the diseased mentality centered on gun violence

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Twelve civilians, including 11 children killed in Afghan NATO strike

Twelve civilians, including 11 children killed in Afghan NATO strike

truther April 8, 2013 1

A NATO airstrike has killed 11 children and one woman in the East of Afghanistan, report local officials. A house collapsed during the attack, causing the casualties and leaving six women injured. The civilians were

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China’s Drone Swarms Rise to Challenge US Power

China’s Drone Swarms Rise to Challenge US Power

truther March 14, 2013 0

China is building one of the world's largest drone fleets aimed at expanding its military reach in the Pacific and swarming U.S. Navy carriers in the unlikely event of a war, according to a

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DHS drones equipped to eavesdrop on Americans

DHS drones equipped to eavesdrop on Americans

truther March 6, 2013 1

The US Department of Homeland Security already has an arsenal of drones to be deployed for whatever the agency deems fit, but the actual capabilities of those vehicles exceed what many Americans may expect. The

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DHS built domestic surveillance tech into Predator drones

DHS built domestic surveillance tech into Predator drones

truther March 5, 2013 0

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has customized its Predator drones, originally built for overseas military operations, to carry out at-home surveillance tasks that have civil libertarians worried: identifying civilians carrying guns and tracking

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