Robots Kill, But The Blood Is On Our Hands
Date Written: 21/03/2012
Year Published: 2012
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX14216
Killing individuals (and whoever is near them) has become the primary substitute in U.S. public policy for capture/imprisonment/torture. Torturing someone to death is not what former CIA General Counsel John Rizzo calls "clean." Blowing them and anyone near them into little bits is "clean." As Medea Benjamin documents, the United States has avoided detaining people, only to murder them with a drone days later.