Daily Archives: February 6, 2015

Government spends $1.2 billion on offshore processing centres in one year

[Translate] Government spends $1.2 billion on offshore processing centres in one year February 5, 2015 Sarah Whyte   Immigration correspondent Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young says it is shocking that Australian taxpayers are paying for people to be detained by the government. … Continue reading

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Will Anyone Pay for Abu Ghraib?

[Translate] The Opinion Pages | Editorial Will Anyone Pay for Abu Ghraib? By THE EDITORIAL BOARD       FEB. 5, 2015 Photo Abu Ghraib prison, Iraq. Credit Andrea Bruce for The New York Times What happened at the Abu Ghraib prison during … Continue reading

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A Blackwater World Order

[Translate] A Blackwater World Order The privatization of America’s wars swells the ranks of armies for hire across the globe. By Kelley Vlahos • February 6, 2015 Chuck Holton / Flickr After more than a decade of war in Iraq … Continue reading

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