Category Archives: Fraud/Waste/Abuse

The man who seduced the 7th Fleet

The man who seduced the 7th Fleet By Craig Whitlock May 27 Photos: U.S. Navy and obtained by The Washington Post (The Washington Post) For months, a small team of U.S. Navy investigators and federal prosecutors secretly devised options for … Continue reading

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Will These 2 Court Cases Finally Hold Our Torturers Accountable?

Will These 2 Court Cases Finally Hold Our Torturers Accountable? They may confirm that since torture is a war crime, it can never be a policy option. By David Cole May 10, 2016 Soldier walks through Abu Ghraib A US … Continue reading

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Torture at Abu Ghraib: Who will bear responsibility?

Torture at Abu Ghraib: Who will bear responsibility? A federal court is reexamining whether a civilian contractor can be sued for incidents of torture or whether the US military was ultimately responsible. By Story Hinckley, Staff May 12, 2016 Save … Continue reading

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Operational Contract Support Joint Exercise combats human trafficking

Operational Contract Support Joint Exercise combats human trafficking April 4, 2016 By Staff Sgt. Michelle Patten, Operational Contract Support Joint Exercise 2016 PAO Cell

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After 12 years of war, labor abuses rampant on US bases in Afghanistan

After 12 years of war, labor abuses rampant on US bases in Afghanistan More than a year after Obama’s executive order outlawing forced labor on US military bases, exploitation remains March 7, 2014 12:00AM ET by Samuel Black @potter_black & … Continue reading

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Ex-Fox News Commentator Pleads Guilty to Fraud, Dents Benghazi Cottage Industry

Ex-Fox News Commentator Pleads Guilty to Fraud, Dents Benghazi Cottage Industry May 18, 2016 By domani spero in CIA, Contractors, Court Cases, Defense Department, Federal Agencies, Govt Documents, Hall of Shame, Huh? News, Media Tags: Benghazi, Benghazi cottage industry, Human … Continue reading

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U.S. Court Grapples with Abu Ghraib Torture Question: Who Was Responsible—the Torturers or U.S. Military?

U.S. Court Grapples with Abu Ghraib Torture Question: Who Was Responsible—the Torturers or U.S. Military? Friday, May 13, 2016 Major General Geoffrey Miller testifies at Abu Ghraib congressional hearing, 2004 (photo: Alex Wong, Getty/AFP) By Larry O’Dell, Associated Press RICHMOND, … Continue reading

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Torture is not a policy choice

Torture is not a policy choice May 11, 2016 By Zachery Morris Twelve years after horrific photos surfaced of U.S. soldiers torturing Iraqi civilians at Abu Ghraib prison, torture remains headline news. Disturbingly, the focus of this public conversation has … Continue reading

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Whistleblowers Allege Fraud in Largest Outsourced Military Transportation Contract in US History

Whistleblowers Allege Fraud in Largest Outsourced Military Transportation Contract in US History Whistleblowers Help US Recover $13 Million in False Claims Act Settlement May 03, 2016, 13:26 ET from Hirst Law Group, P.C. DAVIS, Calif., May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Two … Continue reading

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The Secret NSA Diary of an Abu Ghraib Interrogator

The Secret NSA Diary of an Abu Ghraib Interrogator By Cora Currier, The Intercept 12 May 16 fter working as an interrogator for a U.S. military contractor in Iraq, Eric Fair took a job as an analyst for the National … Continue reading

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