View Poll Results: Are spy/assassinatin drones morally acceptable?

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Thread: Assassination Drones are OK or morally questionable?

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    Re: Assassination Drones are OK or morally questionable?

    Quote Originally Posted by ecofarm View Post
    Citation?
    He's a "terrorist".
    You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo

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    Re: Assassination Drones are OK or morally questionable?

    Who's a terrorist?

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    Re: Assassination Drones are OK or morally questionable?

    Quote Originally Posted by ecofarm View Post
    Who's a terrorist?
    Exactly.
    You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo

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    Re: Assassination Drones are OK or morally questionable?

    Quote Originally Posted by Ikari View Post
    Exactly.
    So, we bomb first base.

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    Re: Assassination Drones are OK or morally questionable?

    Quote Originally Posted by ecofarm View Post
    So, we bomb first base.
    Apparently we can bomb whatever or whoever we want at any time we want; just gotta use the magic words.
    You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo

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    Re: Assassination Drones are OK or morally questionable?

    Quote Originally Posted by Ikari View Post
    Apparently we can bomb whatever or whoever we want at any time we want; just gotta use the magic words.
    What's not a terrorist.

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    Re: Assassination Drones are OK or morally questionable?

    Quote Originally Posted by ecofarm View Post
    What's not a terrorist.
    That's the problem, isn't it. There's no restriction, no check, no proof necessary. He's a terrorist. That's it, that's all. We've already assassinated our own citizens without trial for things of this nature, have we not? I think that's a problem.
    You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo

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    Re: Assassination Drones are OK or morally questionable?

    What's a terrorist?

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    Re: Assassination Drones are OK or morally questionable?

    Quote Originally Posted by ecofarm View Post
    What's a terrorist?
    Anything the government wants it to be.
    You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo

    Quote Originally Posted by A. de Tocqueville
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    Re: Assassination Drones are OK or morally questionable?

    I don't like the use of violence outside of extreme circumstances, which very very little in the war on terror actually is. However, I recognize that drones are a marked improvement over invasions. I would rather we kill a few specific targets with drones than send thousands of soldiers overseas to invade any other countries. I'd rather we did neither, but drone strikes are clearly a lesser evil.
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