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Commissioned by the Remote Control project, this briefing from Caroline Kennedy-Pipe (University of Hull), James I. Rogers (University of York) & Tom Waldman (University of York) examines the current biases in the depictions of drones as precise, clean and value free. Drawing upon the discussions and debates at the ‘Who Bears the Cost?’ workshop sponsored by Remote Control in St Andrews in September, 2015, the authors raise a series of concerns which challenge the conventional views of drones and make several recommendations.