Daily Archives: January 26, 2014

Outsourcing of Navy SEAL Training May Have Led to Fatal Accident and Lawsuit

[Translate] Outsourcing of Navy SEAL Training May Have Led to Fatal Accident and Lawsuit  Sunday, January 26, 2014 Alex Ghane The U.S. government’s penchant for contracting out services to the private sector even extends to live-fire training exercises for the … Continue reading

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Troops out of harm’s way despite Feinberg’s contractor woes

[Translate] Troops out of harm’s way despite Feinberg’s contractor woes By Josh Kosman January 2, 2014 | 5:29am Stephen Feinberg Photo: AP Stephen Feinberg’s troubled military-facilities contractor, IAP Worldwide Services, tripped a debt covenant on Jan. 1 and could soon be … Continue reading

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We Created A Monster: Ex-Blackwater CEO Erik Prince Is Going Neocolonial With China

[Translate] James Poulos, Contributor 1/25/2014 @ 3:32PM |852 views We Created A Monster: Ex-Blackwater CEO Erik Prince Is Going Neocolonial With China What happens when America outsources its craziest security assignments to a private contractor, then throws him under the … Continue reading

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Books: My Review Of Civilian Warriors

[Translate] Books: My Review Of Civilian Warriors I finally got a chance to read this book and I was not disappointed. Much of the book went over material that I was already familiar with because I have been blogging about … Continue reading

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Serco: We welcome scrutiny

[Translate] Serco: We welcome scrutiny The West Australian EXCLUSIVE Gareth Parker State Political Editor The West Australian January 25, 2014, 2:31 am Joe Francis and James McMahon. Picture: The West Australian/Steve Ferrier The Australia-Pacific chief executive of private contracting giant … Continue reading

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