The US Drone War in Afghanistan _on Project Censored
The US Drone War in Afghanistan
Today’s show is devoted to the US drone warfare program, its consequences for targeted populations, and activists’ efforts to stop it. Selay Ghaffar with the Solidarity Party of Afghanistan joins by phone from Kabul, and explains who the actual victims of drone strikes are. And three peace activists (Toby Blome, Eleanor Levine and Mike Rufo) explain why they’ve made drones the focus of their work, and how they conduct their protests at US Air Force drone bases.
Featured speakers: Selay Ghaffar, Toby Blome, Eleanor Levine, Mike Rufo
Mickey Huff will return soon. As well as being a guest on the program, Mike Rufo also performed the music.
Organizations mentioned on the program:
Host: Peter Phillips
Producer: Anthony Fest
This show was broadcast on April 18, 2017.