Daily Archives: April 20, 2017

The American mercenary behind Blackwater is helping China establish the new Silk Road

[Translate] RISKY BUSINESS The American mercenary behind Blackwater is helping China establish the new Silk Road The next frontier. (By David and Jessie [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons) Share Written by Chris Horton Obsession China’s Transition April 18, … Continue reading

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How much do we know about Blackwater founder Erik Prince — and his secretive role in shaping Trump’s foreign policy?

[Translate] Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017 12:07 PM EDT How much do we know about Blackwater founder Erik Prince — and his secretive role in shaping Trump’s foreign policy? Founder of a disgraced mercenary outfit that committed war crimes in Iraq, … Continue reading

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Mercenary Romances Masculinity, William Walker, and U.S. Imperialism

[Translate] Mercenary Romances  Masculinity, William Walker, and U.S. Imperialism

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Irby v. Blackwater Security Consulting, LLC

[Translate] Irby v. Blackwater Security Consulting, LLC

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Estate of Ali Hussamaldeen Albazzaz vs. Blackwater Worldwide

[Translate] Estate of Ali Hussamaldeen Albazzaz vs. Blackwater Worldwide

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The mercenary moniker: Condemnations, contradictions and the politics of definition

[Translate] The mercenary moniker: Condemnations, contradictions and the politics of definition

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European Mercenaries in the Indian Armies ad 1750-1803

[Translate] European Mercenaries in the Indian Armies  ad 1750-1803

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British mercenaries and counter-insurgency

[Translate] British mercenaries and counter-insurgency

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Book Review – Mercenaries. Pirates. Bandits and Empires: Private Violence in Historical Context

[Translate] Book Review – Mercenaries. Pirates. Bandits and Empires: Private Violence in Historical Context

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The Mercenary as Social Bandit: A Preliminary Look

[Translate] The Mercenary as Social Bandit: A Preliminary Look

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