Daily Archives: June 18, 2013

Put the Spies Back Under One Roof

[Translate] Op-Ed Contributor Put the Spies Back Under One Roof By TIM SHORROCK Published: June 17, 2013 Maxwell Holyoke-Hirsch “I’m very concerned that we have government contractors doing what are essentially governmental jobs,” Senator Dianne Feinstein, the chairwoman of the … Continue reading

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Edward Snowden and the National Security Industrial Complex

[Translate] Edward Snowden and the National Security Industrial Complex by Pratap Chatterjee, CorpWatch/IPS* June 17th, 2013 Cartoon by Khalil Bendib When Edward Snowden, an employee of Booz Allen Hamilton – a military contractor based in McLean, Virginia – blew the whistle on … Continue reading

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CITIZEN SOLDIERS AND CIVILIAN CONTRACTORS SOLDIERS’ UNIT COHESTION AND RETENTION ATTITUDES IN THE TOTAL FORCE

[Translate] CITIZEN SOLDIERS AND CIVILIAN CONTRACTORS   SOLDIERS’ UNIT COHESTION AND RETENTION ATTITUDES IN THE TOTAL FORCE Kelty, Ryan. Journal of Political and Military Sociology37.2 (Winter 2009): 133-0_4. Abstract (summary) Translate Abstract The dramatic increase in the use of civilian contractors … Continue reading

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IG: DHS Does Not Track Security Training of System Administrator Contractors

[Translate] IG: DHS Does Not Track Security Training of System Administrator Contractors A cyber security analyst works in the “watch and warning center” in Idaho Falls, Idaho in 2011. // Mark J. Terrill/AP file photo By Aliya Sternstein 6:40 AM … Continue reading

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