Daily Archives: June 1, 2016

Blackwater/Academi Mercenaries Procured By United Arab Emirates Are Now Fighting In Yemen

[Translate] Blackwater/Academi Mercenaries Procured By United Arab Emirates Are Now Fighting In Yemen The Saudis and the Emirates are grasping at any straws within their reach in order to shore up their faltering military campaign in Yemen. By Brandon Turbeville  … Continue reading

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Ex-Army Sniper Gets 20-Year Sentence in Murder-for-Hire Scheme

[Translate] Ex-Army Sniper Gets 20-Year Sentence in Murder-for-Hire Scheme By BENJAMIN WEISER   MAY 31, 2016 A former United States Army sergeant with the nickname Rambo who led a team to kill a federal drug agent and a government informer was … Continue reading

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Don’t Privatize the Veterans Health Administration

[Translate] Don’t Privatize the Veterans Health Administration May 31, 2016 By John D. Rockefeller IV The healthcare industry wants to take over a system that – for all its problems – still outperforms the private sector. Next month, the congressionally … Continue reading

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Lawmakers Want U.S. Government to Prosecute Feds Committing Crimes Abroad

[Translate] Lawmakers Want U.S. Government to Prosecute Feds Committing Crimes Abroad By Eric Katz May 31, 2016 A new bill would allow the U.S. government to prosecute federal employees and contractors who commit crimes while stationed overseas.

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