Monthly Archives: December 2016

Military Officials Wasted $36 Million Then Tried to Cover Their Tracks

[Translate] Matthew Gault Contributor to War is Boring. Email my twitter handle at gmail. 7 hrs ago The buildings in question. SIGAR photo Military Officials Wasted $36 Million Then Tried to Cover Their Tracks Camp Leatherneck’s unused facility is a monument to … Continue reading

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The Global War Machine: The Laws of War, State Soldiers, Private Military and Security Contractors, and Veterans.

[Translate] The Global War Machine: The Laws of War, State Soldiers, Private Military and Security Contractors, and Veterans.

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Now is the time

[Translate] In 31 hours and 21 minutes this year will be over.  To date, not a single person has responding to my appeals for a contribution to help support this blog. Consider that it took over an hour to find … Continue reading

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CONFLUENCE OF POWER: PRIVATE MILITARY AND SECURITY COMPANIES IN ASYMMETRIC GOVERNANCE

[Translate] CONFLUENCE OF POWER:  PRIVATE MILITARY AND SECURITY COMPANIES IN ASYMMETRIC GOVERNANCE

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Privatizing and internationalizing violence

[Translate] Privatizing and internationalizing violence

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Trump and National Neoliberalism

[Translate] Published on Saturday, December 24, 2016 by Dollars & Sense Trump and National Neoliberalism And why the world is about to get much more dangerous by Sasha Breger Bush 10 Comments The election of Donald Trump “represents a triumph … Continue reading

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The Case for Bringing Back Torture Is a Ticking Time-Bomb

[Translate] The Case for Bringing Back Torture Is a Ticking Time-Bomb A former CIA interrogator who terrorized prisoners hasn’t learned the lessons of his own immoral behavior. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters Conor Friedersdorf Dec 12, 2016 As Donald Trump prepares … Continue reading

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The Enemy Within: Bribes Bore a Hole in the U.S. Border By RON NIXON

[Translate] The Enemy Within: Bribes Bore a Hole in the U.S. Border By RON NIXON  DEC. 28, 2016 Photo United States Border Patrol agents watched over detained immigrants near the border with Mexico in Roma, Tex., in August. Credit John … Continue reading

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Surveillance and Border Security Contractors See Big Money in Donald Trump’s Immigration Agenda

[Translate] Unofficial _Sources f Photo: John Moore/Getty Images Surveillance and Border Security Contractors See Big Money in Donald Trump’s Immigration Agenda Lee Fang December 6 2016, 3:01 p.m. Donald Trump campaigned on a promise to ramp up border security and to deport as … Continue reading

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US Border Security Contractors Await Bright Trump Future

[Translate] US Border Security Contractors Await Bright Trump Future Dec 11, 2016 This post is also available in: עברית (Hebrew) The new president elect, Donald Trump, emphasized during his campaign a promise to upgrade border security and to deport as … Continue reading

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