“Ever step on ants and never give it another thought? That’s what you are made to think of the…”

““Ever step on ants and never give it another thought? That’s what you are made to think of the targets – as just black blobs on a screen. You start to do these psychological gymnastics to make it easier to do what you have to do – they deserved it, they chose their side. You had to kill part of your conscience to keep doing your job every day – and ignore those voices telling you this wasn’t right.””

Impressive insight in what it means to be a drone pilot

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