Hat tip to Gen. Paul Selva for bringing ethics into the argument to not give the military autonomous killing robots. However, he acknowledges the infighting within the military over the issue and describes it as ‘raucous’. This is a battle between Technocrats and non-Technocrats.Read More
Former Secretary of Defense, Ashton Carter, was a seasoned Technocrat. Now Trump is again flooding the Pentagon with other seasoned Technocrats with apparently (said advisedly) little understanding of what is really happening.