Daily Archives: July 13, 2013

When companies charge the taxpayer for monitoring the dead

[Translate] When companies charge the taxpayer for monitoring the dead Ellie Butt 12 July 2013 G4S & Serco fraud inquiry: Five things the British public need to know about privatising criminal justice. It was a shocking announcement. Chris Grayling, looking … Continue reading

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A telling failure at G4S

[Translate] July 12, 2013 1:28 pm A telling failure at G4S By John McDermott Service companies need to be more transparent to parliament and the public, says John McDermott There is a revealing line on slide six of an investor … Continue reading

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Jailed Journalist Barrett Brown Faces 105 Years for Reporting on Hacked Private Intelligence Firms

[Translate] Jailed Journalist Barrett Brown Faces 105 Years for Reporting on Hacked Private Intelligence Firms Friday, 12 July 2013 13:08 By Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, Democracy NOW! | name. Journalist Barrett Brown spent his 300th day behind bars this … Continue reading

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Review – Contractors at war: the transformation of US expeditionary operations

[Translate] Defense &   Security Analysis Volume   29, Issue   2, 2013 Contractors at war: the transformation of US expeditionary operations M. J. Williamsa* pages 170-171 Contractors at war: the transformation of US expeditionary operations, by Christopher Kinsey and … Continue reading

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Family Sues G4S For Killing Angolan Deportee

[Translate]               Family Sues G4S For Killing Angolan Deportee

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Tree-huggers and baby-killers: The relationship between NGOs and PMSCs and its impact on coordinating actors in complex operations

[Translate] Small   Wars & Insurgencies Volume   24,   Issue   2,   2013 Special Issue:   Explaining Coordination and Breakdown in Complex Operations Tree-huggers and baby-killers: The relationship between NGOs and PMSCs and its impact on coordinating actors … Continue reading

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DynCorp Denied

[Translate] DynCorp International LLC B-407762.3, Jun 7, 2013 Summary View      Decision View Decision (PDF, 10 pages) Contact: Office of Public Affairs (202) 512-4800 youngc1@gao.gov DynCorp International LLC, of Fort Worth, Texas, protests the award of a contract to L-3 Communications … Continue reading

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