The United States’ use of military drones has not been without controversy, due in large part to the program’s secretive nature. However, this fascinating and disturbing GQ feature bypasses the political controversies surrounding drone warfare and instead, looks at the spiritual and psychological effects that drones have on the people controlling them.
ELSEWHERE: Confessions of a Drone Warrior
Jason Morehead lives in the lovely state of Nebraska with his wife, three children, zero pets, and a large collection of CDs, DVDs, books, and video games. He's a fan of Arcade Fire and Arvo Pärt, Jackie Chan and Andrei Tarkovsky, "Doctor Who" and "Community," and C.S. Lewis and Haruki Murakami. He's also a web development geek, which pays the bills — and buys new music and movies. Twitter: @jasonopus. Web: http://opus.fm.