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Guest lecturer questions ethics of drone strikes

Guest lecturer questions ethics of drone strikes

Brandon Addeo | News Editor Does the use of armed aerial drones for targeted killings of suspected terrorists comply with law and ethics? That was the topic of discussion at “Law, Ethics and the New Technology of War,” which took place March 15 in the Power Center Ballroom. The featured speaker was Mary Ellen O’Connell, […]

Staff Editorial: Drones destroy more than targets

By Duke Staff As the War on Terror continues in Pakistan, lives are being both lost and saved thanks to modern technology. The evolution of weapons is one of the key components of this development and has been argued for centuries whether this decision is morally just or not. Explosives, artillery, blades and all other […]