It’s being sold as a cleaner way to wage war. But unmanned military drones are wreaking havoc in Pakistan, Afghanistan and elsewhere. On this edition of Making Contact, we bring you voices from Pakistan of families destroyed by drone strikes. And we hear from Medea Benjamin and other activists who are working to build a global movement against this controversial military technology.

Featured speakers/guests:

Medea Benjamin, Code Pink founder; Sister Megan Rice, anti-nuclear activist; Pakistani drone attack survivors and their family members

Credits:

Producers: Andrew Stelzer, Kyung Jin Lee, George Lavender
Host: Andrew Stelzer
Contributing Producer: Salima Hamirani
Voiceovers: Lucas Buckman, Dorian Merina, Amit Pendyal
Executive Director: Lisa Rudman
Development Manager: Juanita Carroll Young
Production Interns: Lisa Bartfai, Salima Hamirani, Eryn Mathewson
Web Editor: Irene Florez
Organizational Volunteers: Dan Turner, Alton Byrd and Barbara Barnett

ON Making Contact | October 24, 2013 | 12:30 pm

Drones: A New Death From Above

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It’s being sold as a cleaner way to wage war. But unmanned military drones are wreaking havoc in Pakistan, Afghanistan and elsewhere. On this edition of Making Contact, we bring you voices from Pakistan of families destroyed by drone strikes. And we hear from Medea Benjamin and other activists who are working to build a global movement against this controversial military technology.

Featured speakers/guests:

Medea Benjamin, Code Pink founder; Sister Megan Rice, anti-nuclear activist; Pakistani drone attack survivors and their family members

Credits:

Producers: Andrew Stelzer, Kyung Jin Lee, George Lavender
Host: Andrew Stelzer
Contributing Producer: Salima Hamirani
Voiceovers: Lucas Buckman, Dorian Merina, Amit Pendyal
Executive Director: Lisa Rudman
Development Manager: Juanita Carroll Young
Production Interns: Lisa Bartfai, Salima Hamirani, Eryn Mathewson
Web Editor: Irene Florez
Organizational Volunteers: Dan Turner, Alton Byrd and Barbara Barnett

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