Nancy Mancias

Nancy Mancias runs CODEPINK’s Ground the Drones campaign. For more information, contact nancy@codepinkalert.org.

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Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Occupy Wall Street Movement Kicks Off 2012 With Demos
With Occupy the Rose Parade going off without a hitch, the Occupy Wall Street movement kicks off 2012 with a strong number of demonstrations.
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Sunday, November 06, 2011
Drones: Tragedy, Not Comedy!
U.S. drone warfare is the topic of an upcoming dark comedy for FX, focusing on drone pilots in Nevada who commute to war and “bomb the hell out of the Middle East” . Although the description doesn’t specifically name the air base, one can only assume the project is centered on Creech Air Force Base in Indian Springs, Nevada where pilots commute from Las Vegas.
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Wednesday, May 05, 2010
Did You Hear the Joke About the Predator Drone That Bombed?
At the 2004 Radio and Television Correspondents' Dinner, President Bush joked about searching for WMDs under Oval Office furniture. The joke backfired when parents who had lost their children fighting in Iraq said they found the joke offensive and tasteless. Senator John Kerry said Bush displayed a "stunningly cavalier" attitude toward the war and those serving in Iraq.
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