DRONES: Ethical battle hovers over use of drone technology

by Joseph Camilleri, Pax Christi Australia In an important speech delivered last week President Barack Obama has defended the use of drones by invoking the just war doctrine. This much awaited justification rests on two fallacies: that the United States is formally at war; and that it can be just to kill someone for a crime in the … Continue reading DRONES: Ethical battle hovers over use of drone technology