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To get a true sense of a warzone, one must see the world through the
residentsâ€™ eyes. Thus, to provide an unfiltered view of the impact of US drone
strikes there, I am visiting Pakistan, where Americaâ€™s drone war rages. Our
goal is to produce a groundbreaking documentary on this dangerous new frontier
of American foreign policy that is littered with too many outstanding legal and
moral questions, not to mention the possible ramifications it has for the United
States and the rest of the world going forward.
Just as I did during my trip to Afghanistan in the process of making
Rethink Afghanistan, I want to offer you an opportunity to follow along
in my search for the truth. While I am in Pakistan, I will interview many
drone-strike victims and key figures â€“ from Pakistani officials in the
government and military to legal experts and public health officials â€“ who
will provide insight into the on-the-ground realities of the wide-ranging
effects of Americaâ€™s covert drone war. It is imperative this film show the
true experience of living under drones. During my trip, I will periodically
report back on my observations and experiences. I invite you to follow along in
the coming days at warcosts.com,
See my first
post of the trip here.
Thank you to those who contributed to this trip. We could not take on this
effort without your support.Â Our entire community's continued dedication offers
Brave New Foundation the ability to make an impact on the monumental issues of