drones on Townhall

Heather Ginsberg - Sat Feb 23

Katie Kieffer - Mon Feb 18

You are a reality star. You might think no one sees you in your fenced-in backyard grilling hamburgers in your boxer shorts. But government drones equipped with HD cameras are filming a new reality show starring you: “Drone Dynasty.” ... more

Jacob Sullum - Wed Feb 13

When President Obama approves a drone strike against someone he identifies as a terrorist, John Brennan explained at his confirmation hearing last week, the missile fired from that unmanned aircraft is delivering prevention, not punishment. ... more

Susan Stamper Brown - Tue Feb 12

The Obama administration seems to have gone Jack Bauer on us, which would be okay if we were just talking about non-American enemy combatants on some far-flung battlefield. ... more

Daniel Doherty - Tue Feb 12

Rachel Alexander - Mon Feb 11

Who would have guessed that one of the most warmongering presidents would be a liberal Democrat who was awarded the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize? ... more

Pat Buchanan - Fri Feb 8

"When the president does it, that means that it is not illegal." </P><P>So said Richard Nixon in his interviews with David Frost. ... more

Steve Chapman - Thu Jan 24

Midway through his inaugural address, Barack Obama proclaimed, "A decade of war is now ending." A cynical listener might respond: "And a new decade of war is about to begin." ... more

Donald Lambro - Wed Jan 9

WASHINGTON - President Obama's is putting together a new national security team at the Pentagon and the CIA that is said to be designed for an era of downsizing. ... more

Rachel Marsden - Tue Dec 11

Is "killed by a drone strike" the new "alive and well"? If you pay close enough attention, it makes you wonder what's really going on. ... more

Katie Kieffer - Mon Dec 10

Superheroes often live double lives. But so do super-villains. For four years, the Obama administration has been living a double-life regarding drones. ... more

Rachel Marsden - Tue Dec 4

Whereas President Barack Obama's predecessor, George W. Bush, waged war the old-fashioned way, with troops and tanks, Obama has been busy outsourcing the dirty work of protecting and furthering America's interests to CIA drones, private contractors, local mobs with ties to terrorists, and even the French. ... more

Kate Hicks - Fri Nov 23

America - Thu Nov 8

Five days ago, Iran shot down a US drone. We're only finding out after the election. Would this have made a difference? ... more

Jacob Sullum - Wed Oct 31

During the final presidential debate, the moderator asked Mitt Romney about President Obama's policy of killing suspected terrorists, including U.S. citizens, with missiles fired from unmanned aircraft. "I believe we should use any and all means necessary to take out people who pose a threat to us and our friends around the world," Romney replied. "I support that entirely." ... more