Police setup a remotely operated robot during a stand off with a gunman barricaded inside a van at a Jack in the Box restaurant at Interstate 45 and Dowdy Ferry Road, Saturday, June 13, 2015, in Hutchins, Texas. The same type of device was used to kill the suspected gunmen in the recent attack on police in Dallas, Texas.

In Dallas, The Drone Wars Just Came Home

The media and opinion-leaders are presenting us with a false choice: if we question the use of drones to kill Americans — even if we suspect they have done very bad things — we somehow do not care about the lives of police officers.