Category Archives: Canada

Canada’s Shadow Workforce: The Effects of Military Privatization on Political Behaviour and Authority within Liberal-Democratic States, and its implications for International Security

Ferraro, Stefan Dissertation: Canada’s Shadow Workforce: The Effects of Military Privatization on Political Behaviour and Authority within Liberal-Democratic States, and its implications for International Security Biography Stefan Ferraro is a Ph.D. candidate in political science and recipient of the A.W. … Continue reading

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Garda: Canada’s “Blackwater”

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. Protesters … Continue reading

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Private security firm GardaWorld, Canada’s Blackwater, is a danger to democracy By  Yves Engler | April 6, 2016 Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming.   Last week students at L’Université du … Continue reading

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The privatization of the Canadian military: Afghanistan and beyond

The privatization of the Canadian military: Afghanistan and beyond

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What montreux means: Canada and the new regulation of the international private military and security industry

What montreux means: Canada and the new regulation of the international private military and security industry

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A Former Special Forces Soldier is Setting Up a Massive Private Military Facility in Ontario

A Former Special Forces Soldier is Setting Up a Massive Private Military Facility in Ontario By Sandro Frenguelli February 12, 2016 A Canadian Forces member training in Texas. Photo via Cpl Bruno Turcotte/DND On the surface, Brockville is just another … Continue reading

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Outsourcing Operational Effectiveness: A Case Study of the Royal Canadian Air Force

Outsourcing Operational Effectiveness: A Case Study of the Royal Canadian Air Force

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Mercenaries and Adventurers: Canada and the Foreign Enlistment Act in the Nineteenth Century

Mercenaries and Adventurers: Canada and the Foreign Enlistment Act in the Nineteenth Century    

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The Commercial Military and Security Services Industry A Canadian Consideration?

The Commercial Military and Security Services Industry  A Canadian Consideration?

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Civilian Training AND Military Socialization

Civilian Training AND Military Socialization

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