"The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not." ~~Thomas Jefferson

"Who will protect us from those who protect us?"

Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others. ~ Thomas Jefferson

"None are so hopelessly enslaved as those who falsely believe they are free." ~~Goethe

30 May 2012

obama's policy on innocents killed by drones...

From HuffPost.

U.S. Drone Policy: Standing Near Terrorists Makes You A Terrorist

The Huffington Post  |  By Posted: Updated: 05/29/2012 9:00 pm 
The Obama administration has in turn been secretive about its use of targeted drone strikes, boasted about the program's success, and fended off critics who say the strikes are killing and injuring too many civilians. A New York Times story published Tuesday has the administration's human rights critics buzzing again. A key revelation comes near the end of the article, written by Jo Becker and Scott Shane, under the heading, "'They Must All Be Militants.'"

Read the rest here. 


I guess it means that if you can't "surgically" remove your target, you just kill everything around it and call it good.

I wonder how he feels about Patriots?

Stay safe.


Anonymous said...

Get with the program boy. The US doesn't kill innocent people. The US regrettably has incurred unavoidable collateral damage. Now go back to reality TV like a good camper.

Blue said...

Anon... Good points. (I don't watch much TV, though:)

Anonymous said...

Obama doesn't have a clue as to what a Patriot is.

Blue said...

Jim... I believe you're right about that.