About the film Kaboom: A History of Bombing
The Kaboom Podcast
Episode 5: Why we don't kill civilians. And, why we do kill civilians.
Date:  May 12, 2017.
Colm McKeogh on the idea of civilians, how it became wrong to kill them, and how it became okay to kill them again. Also, survivors in Mosul, and Nixon vows, "The bastards have never been bombed like they’re going to be bombed this time."
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Colm McKeogh, professor, Waikato University, New Zealand
Artist: Ethan Okamura. Title: Boom Boom Boom.
Composer: Ethan Okamura.
Link: ethanokamura.com.
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Artist: Kevin MacLeod. Title: Mysterioso March.
Link: incompetech.com.
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Artist: Blue Dot Sessions. Title: An Opus in A Flat.
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Artist: Peter Schmidt. Title: Partita No. 2.
Composer: J.S. Bach.
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Artist: Yusuke Tsutsuke. Title: Untitled #4.
Link: artificialnakedwoman.com.
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