Daily Archives: July 4, 2014

Competing Corporate and Public Interests Are Tearing Apart Economies

[Translate] Mark Taliano Writer, Activist, Retired Teacher Competing Corporate and Public Interests Are Tearing Apart Economies Posted: 07/04/2014 12:49 pm The modern-day conflation of corporate and public interests forms the bedrock of what is likely the most dangerous ideology to … Continue reading

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British army veteran who served in Bosnia and Northern Ireland extradited to America to face fraud charges over Iraq security firm

[Translate] British army veteran who served in Bosnia and Northern Ireland extradited to America to face fraud charges over Iraq security firm  David McIntyre, 43, is being ‘hauled in shackles’ to Washington today He’s accused of over charging a U.S. firm … Continue reading

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Retired Navy officer pleads guilty in bribery scandal

[Translate] Retired Navy officer pleads guilty in bribery scandal By Craig Whitlock July 3 at 8:10 PM Follow @craigmwhitlock A retired U.S. Navy officer pleaded guilty Thursday to federal charges of arranging kickbacks on behalf of an Asian defense contractor, … Continue reading

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Former Blackwater guard testifies against friends

[Translate] Former Blackwater guard testifies against friends Originally published: July 3, 2014 12:35 PM Updated: July 3, 2014 12:47 PM By The Associated Press  PETE YOST (Associated Press) FILE – This Sept. 25, 2007 file photo shows an Iraqi traffic … Continue reading

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Blackwater and Ex-Im Privateers

[Translate] Blackwater and Ex-Im Privateers 7 Jul 2, 2014 9:00 AM EDT By Margaret Carlson What will Republicans want to shut down and privatize next once they get their way with their current pet peeve, the innocuous Export-Import Bank? How … Continue reading

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