Drones, Geneva Convention, and other ambiguous goods

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October 23, 2011
by David Friedman  
Posted in Commentary

"'Any development that makes war appear to be easier or cheaper is dangerous and morally troubling. It lowers the political threshold of war. It threatens to weaken the moral presumption against the use of armed force.' David Cortwright, writing at CNN.com on drones. It is a legitimate argument, but its application is wider than may be obvious." (10/20/11)


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