Author and journalist Jefferson Morley discusses his article “Drones for ‘urban warfare’” at Salon.com; the International Drone Summit hosted by CODEPINK, Reprieve, and the Center for Constitutional Rights in Washington D.C.; Congress’s fast-track approval of domestic drone aviation; and concerns about privacy and the eventual weaponization of drones.
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Jefferson Morley is a Washington-based journalist, author, and blogger with a specialty in American history. He has worked as an editor and reporter at the Washington Post, washingtonpost.com, New Republic, Nation, Center for Independent Media, Harper’s, and Spin. His next book, Snow-Storm in August: Washington City, Francis Scott Key, and the Forgotten Race Riot of 1835, will be published in July 2012 by Nan Talese/Doubleday. He has taught at Boston University, Georgetown University, and the District of Columbia public schools.