Category Archives: Companies

What Does G4S Know About the Orlando Nightclub Massacre?

What Does G4S Know About the Orlando Nightclub Massacre? Posted on Jun 27, 2016 By John Kiriakou   G4S operates in more than 100 countries and has over 600,000 employees, according to its website. (Lars Schmidt) Much has been made in recent … Continue reading

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It’s a crime: How private prison companies encourage mass incarceration

Sunday, Jun 26, 2016 10:30 AM EST It’s a crime: How private prison companies encourage mass incarceration Companies that have a vested interest in imprisoning people are a powerful impediment to creating a just society Donald Cohen Topics: Corrections Corporation … Continue reading

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The Security Firm That Employed the Orlando Shooter Protects American Nuclear Facilities

The Security Firm That Employed the Orlando Shooter Protects American Nuclear Facilities By Eric Schlosser 10:59 A.M. How could the world’s largest private security firm employ an armed guard who, for almost a decade,angrily and openly threatened to commit mass … Continue reading

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Indicted GSA Official is a Blast from POGO’s Past

Indicted GSA Official is a Blast from POGO’s Past June 23, 2016 The Project On Government Oversight did a double-take at news that a former General Services Administration (GSA) official and her husband were indicted for fraud and nepotism. Bells went off … Continue reading

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Dozens of bomb-sniffing dogs killed in Kuwait

World June 23, 2016 4:26 PM Dozens of bomb-sniffing dogs killed in Kuwait A photo shows dead dogs piled on top of one another in a cramped hallway The Kuwait Animal Rescue Unit says an American company killed at least … Continue reading

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Janus Global Operations achieves ISO 18788:2015 certification, an international standard for security contractors and organizations

Janus Global Operations achieves ISO 18788:2015 certification, an international standard for security contractors and organizations Jun 23, 2016, 08:00 ET from Janus Global Operations DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, June 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Janus Global Operations (JGO), an international stability operations … Continue reading

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Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul

June 24, 2016 Mercenary Logic: 12 Dead in Kabul by Paul Bentley The blowback for Canada’s participation in the Western Wars of Imperialist Aggression hit dangerously close to home this week when a group of 12 Nepali migrants guarding the … Continue reading

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Private Companies Are Helping African Governments Spy on Their Own People

Private Companies Are Helping African Governments Spy on Their Own People Surveillance for hire by PETER DOERRIE In July 2012, one year after the Arab Spring shook Arab regimes around the world, an email appeared in the inbox of Mamfakinch, … Continue reading

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Eastern Securities Slaughters 40+ Working Dogs

Eastern Securities Slaughters 40+ Working Dogs. Posted on June 21, 2016 by Mo_tard inCurrent Events, Wake up!, WTF?!?! Share This Shit: Facebook3,261TwitterGoogle+RedditStumbleUponEmailShare For those of you that don’t know who Eastern Securities or E-sec is, here is a little overview … Continue reading

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Dozens Of Dogs Allegedly Murdered After Security Contract Breaks Down

News U.S. Air Force military working dog Jackson sits on a U.S. Army M2A3 Bradley Fighting Vehicle before heading out on a mission in Kahn Bani Sahd, Iraq, Feb. 13, 2007, with his handler, Tech. Sgt. Harvey Holt, of the … Continue reading

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