Daily Archives: September 20, 2014

Call of Duty Advanced Warfare – Private Military Is the Next Big Threat

[Translate] Video Games Call of Duty Advanced Warfare – Private Military Is the Next Big Threat By The Fuse Joplin | September 4, 2014 “When we grouped together in 2011 to discuss the plot for Call of Duty Advanced Warfare, we were literally … Continue reading

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Blackwater Founder Wants to Fight Ebola, ISIS, and for the GOP to ‘Get Off Their Ass’

[Translate] Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Asawin Suebsaeng 09.19.14 Blackwater Founder Wants to Fight Ebola, ISIS, and for the GOP to ‘Get Off Their Ass’ Erik Prince says his old private army could have dealt with the Islamic State militants on … Continue reading

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Rep. Cummings wants to subpoena USIS chief over fraud allegations, cyberattack

[Translate] Rep. Cummings wants to subpoena USIS chief over fraud allegations, cyberattack Comments 6 Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) wants to subpoena Sterling Phillips, the chief executive of background-check contractor USIS. The lawmaker says the company has been unresponsive to questions … Continue reading

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In wake of USIS contract halt, CACI ramps up recruiting for background investigators

[Translate] In wake of USIS contract halt, CACI ramps up recruiting for background investigators Sep 15, 2014, 1:05pm EDT Enlarge Photo CACI International Inc. is hosting an open house for credentialed background investigators, field supervisors, team leads and case reviewers, … Continue reading

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A second form of substitution is also potentially controversial. This involves the use of private military companies instead of regular military.

[Translate] The below excerpt (pp. 37-39) is taken from this recently published book: Strategic Retrenchment and Renewal in the American Experience, edited by Dr. Peter Feaver. Strategic Studies Institute, August 2014, (P), 275 pp., … A second form of substitution … Continue reading

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