Daily Archives: April 9, 2016

Garda: Canada’s “Blackwater”

[Translate] Garda: Canada’s “Blackwater” by Yves Engler / April 7th, 2016 Last week students at L’Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) disrupted a board meeting after learning administrators planned to sign a $50 million, seven-year, contract with security giant GardaWorld. … Continue reading

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In Afghanistan, Contractors Paid in Full for Incomplete Projects

[Translate] In Afghanistan, Contractors Paid in Full for Incomplete Projects SIGAR reviewed 6 years of inspectors reports and found recurring problems in Defense Department reconstruction projects. By Catherine Putz March 16, 2016 After six years of inspection reports, the Special … Continue reading

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Wilson Security Denies Keeping Money Offshore, Only People

[Translate] 5 Apr 2016 – 4:14pm Wilson Security Denies Keeping Money Offshore, Only People.   (AAP) By The Backburner 5 Apr 2016 – 4:14 PM  UPDATED 5 Apr 2016 – 4:14 PM Wilson Security, the company entrusted to look after our detention centres in Manus Island … Continue reading

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Wilson Security’s appalling record on Nauru

[Translate] Apr 9, 2016 Wilson Security’s appalling record on Nauru Martin McKenzie-Murray As stories emerge of contractors beating children on Nauru, Wilson Security’s entire operation looks increasingly broken.

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