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Wed Feb 6, 2013, 12:23 PM

There really is no defense of the extra-judicial killings. There just isn't. [View all]

Look, I support Obama in general, but this is indefensible. It doesn't make the President an evil figure- life is more complex than that- but this is bad, dangerous policy and denying that, for whatever reason, is dangerous.

Here are two articles which lay out precisely why this is such dangerous, bad policy.

http://www.motherjones.com/mojo/2013/02/obama-targeted-killing-white-paper-drone-strikes

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2013/02/what-would-orwell-make-of-obamas-drone-policy/272882/#


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