Is Execution By Drones Really Legal? Is it Ethical?
While most Americans accept the targeting of terrorist chosen by the President for execution, many legal scholars have been pointing out drone attacks are not only illegal, but immoral. Many others are saying the “collateral damage” of many more innocent people killed than terrorists is just creating more terrorists and making us less safe. I mean really would we be willing to let our death row inmates loose and then execute them by drone attack on the streets of America?
Host Margot Patterson talks with Professor Marjorie Cohn, of Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, California. Professor Cohn has written extensively on conditions in US prisons, torture conducted by our government here and abroad and is now taking on the many issues raised by drones.
Marjorie Cohn, Professor of Law
Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego
Phone: (619) 961-4219
E-mail: [email protected]
Mother In Charge KC – Family and Friends Asking For Justice
The mission of Mothers In Charge is violence prevention, education and intervention for youth, young adults, families and community organizations. In addition, Mothers In Charge works with elected officials on legislation to support safe neighborhoods and communities for children and families and collaborates with community and faith based organizations. Mothers In Charge will advocate for families affected by violence and provide counseling and grief support services for families when a loved one has been murdered. Mothers In Charge is comprised of impassioned mothers, grandmothers, aunts, and sisters who are committed to working towards savings lives.
Host Allie Catherin Bush talks with Rosilyn Temple of the Kansas City Chapter of Mothers In charge about their activities in the community. They are often on the news holding rallies and asking for information for murder victims. They have gone door to door in neighborhoods where murder victims have been found asking for information that might find the killers.
Kansas City, MO Chapter
Rosilyn Temple, Chapter Leader
1734 East 63rd Street, Suite 408
Kansas City, MO 64110
816-912-2601 – Office