Daily Archives: March 5, 2015

Offshoring the Army: Migrant Workers and the US Military

[Translate] Offshoring the Army: Migrant Workers and the US Military

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PASS THE SIGAR: CUTTING THROUGH THE SMOKE OF LESSONS LEARNED IN SIMPLIFIED CONTINGENCY CONTRACTING OPERATIONS

[Translate] PASS THE SIGAR: CUTTING THROUGH THE SMOKE OF LESSONS LEARNED IN SIMPLIFIED CONTINGENCY CONTRACTING OPERATIONS

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GREED AND CONTROL: THE HISTORY AND CONTENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL ANTI-MERCENARY NORM

[Translate]  Mikko Räkköläinen GREED AND CONTROL: THE HISTORY AND CONTENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL ANTI-MERCENARY NORM  

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How the Government Outsourced Intelligence to Silicon Valley

[Translate] How the Government Outsourced Intelligence to Silicon Valley Wed, 3/4/2015 – by Robert Scheer This article originally appeared on Truthdig The following is an excerpt from “They Know Everything About You: How Data-Collecting Corporations and Snooping Government Agencies Are … Continue reading

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Management System for Quality of Private Security Company Operations – Requirements with Guidance

[Translate] Management System for Quality of Private Security Company Operations – Requirements with Guidance ASIS Commission on Standards and Guidelines ASIS International Item #: 2001 Published: 2012

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The Modern Mercenary: Private Armies and What They Mean for World Order

[Translate] March 3, 2015 The Modern Mercenary: Private Armies and What They Mean for World Order By Africa Center On March 3, the Atlantic Council’s Africa Center hosted an event to mark the release of Senior Fellow Sean McFate’s book, … Continue reading

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Two Serco staff suspended over undercover Yarl’s Wood film

[Translate] Tuesday 03 March 2015 UK Two Serco staff suspended over undercover Yarl’s Wood film Serco suspends two staff members from the Yarl’s Wood immigration detention centre after staff were filmed in an undercover Channel 4 News film on the … Continue reading

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Modern Mercenaries: Unaccountable Opportunists or Tools for the Public Good?

[Translate] Modern Mercenaries: Unaccountable Opportunists or Tools for the Public Good? William Rosenau March 4, 2015 · in Book Reviews Sean McFate, The Modern Mercenary: Private Armies and What they Mean for World Order (Oxford University Press, 2014) On September … Continue reading

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Private Police: Mercenaries For The American Police State

[Translate] Private Police: Mercenaries For The American Police State Talk about a diabolical end run around the Constitution. John W. Whitehead — March 4, 2015 “Corporate America is using police forces as their mercenaries.”—Ray Lewis, Retired Philadelphia Police Captain It’s … Continue reading

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