Daily Archives: October 22, 2013

Contractors Fight Over Delays to NSA Data Center

[Translate] Contractors Fight Over Delays to NSA Data Center By Siobhan Gormanconnect Oct. 21, 2013 7:59 p.m. ET Contractors working on a new National Security Agency data center in Utah are fighting over the causes and responsibility for electrical failures … Continue reading

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Public Beats Private: Six Reasons Why

[Translate] Public Beats Private: Six Reasons Why Private systems are focused on making profits for a few well-positioned people. Public systems, when sufficiently supported by taxes, work for everyone in a generally equitable manner. The following are six specific reasons … Continue reading

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What happened to Jamie Leigh Jones in Iraq?

[Translate] November/ December 2013 The War of Rape What happened to Jamie Leigh Jones in Iraq? By Stephanie Mencimer The whole truth: Jamie Leigh Jones took a former Halliburton Company subsidiary to court in June 2011, claiming she had been … Continue reading

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CACI Awarded $40 Million Prime Contract to Support Quick Reaction Capability for U.S. Army Intelligence and Information Warfare Directorate

[Translate] Oct. 21, 2013, 11:01 a.m. EDT CACI Awarded $40 Million Prime Contract to Support Quick Reaction Capability for U.S. Army Intelligence and Information Warfare Directorate   ARLINGTON, Va., Oct 21, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) — CACI International Inc CACI +0.01% … Continue reading

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The Vehicle Failed to Stop

[Translate] The Vehicle Failed to Stop – review Carriageworks, Sydney This documentary play about private contractors in war zones prompts interesting questions but fails to ask them effectively Vicky Frost theguardian.com, Sunday 20 October 2013 20.50 EDT The Vehicle Failed … Continue reading

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