113. The Horrible Implications of Drone Warfare with Laurie Calhoun

Friday, September 9, 2016



Episode Summary

Laurie Calhoun joins Adam Camac and Daniel Laguros to discuss the main problems with drone warfare and the horrible moral and cultural implications of drone warfare.

About the Guest

Ms. Calhoun is a philosopher and cultural critic. She is the author of We Kill Because We Can: From Soldiering to Assassination in the Drone Age and of War and Delusion: A Critical Examination.

You can follow her work on her blog, The Drone Age, and on Twitter.

Biographical information is from thedroneage.wordpress.com.

Books Mentioned
1. We Kill Because We Can: From Soldiering to Assassination in the Drone Age by Laurie Calhoun
2. War and Delusion: A Critical Examination by Laurie Calhoun

Resources Mentioned
1. The Drone Age Blog
2. The Guardian’s Drone Articles
3. Center for the Study of the Drone at Bard College

Previous Appearance and Related Episodes
93. The United States’s Drone Wars with Chris Woods (Monday, July 18, 2016)
92. Evaluating Humanitarian Interventions with Laurie Calhoun (Friday, July 15, 2016)
38. Drones and the War on Terror with Andrew Cockburn (Tuesday, April 19, 2016)

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