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Drones aren’t the murky subject we pretend they are

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The Catholic Bishop Richard Pates of Des Moines, Iowa, explains why drones do not meet the criteria of Just War theory in The Washington PostDrones aren’t the murky subject we pretend they are

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Bishop Pates Urges Defense Secretary Hagel to Take Action for Guantanamo Detainees

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Bishop Pates, who chairs the US Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Committee on International Justice and Peace urges Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to close Guantanamo “which has become a symbol of indefinite detention without trial.” Read the whole letter here: Dear Secretary Hagel

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