Category Archives: Fraud/Waste/Abuse

“Stealth Privatization” Increases Risk for Torture

[Translate] OpEdNews Op Eds 10/13/2017 at 14:45:49 “Stealth Privatization” Increases Risk for Torture By Robert Weiner and Ben Lasky The idea of privatizing the war in Afghanistan with contractors was floated by notorious ex-Blackwater CEO Erik Prince, but the military … Continue reading

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“Fat Leonard,” the Navy bribery scandal involving more than 60 admirals, explained

[Translate] “Fat Leonard,” the Navy bribery scandal involving more than 60 admirals, explained It involves fancy dinners, prostitutes, and lots of alcohol. Updated by Alex Ward@AlexWardVoxalex.ward@vox.com Nov 6, 2017, 5:20pm EST The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) transits … Continue reading

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‘Fat Leonard’ probe expands to ensnare more than 60 admirals

[Translate]   ‘Fat Leonard’ probe expands to ensnare more than 60 admirals By Craig Whitlock November 5 at 7:42 PM Maritime tycoon Leonard Glenn Francis was a VIP guest at Navy change-of-command ceremonies even though he was under criminal investigation. … Continue reading

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‘Stealth privatization’ increases risk of torture

[Translate] OPINION ‘Stealth privatization’ increases risk of torture By ROBERT WEINER AND BEN LASKY | Special to Stars and Stripes | Published: October 11, 2017 The idea of privatizing the war in Afghanistan with contractors was floated by notorious ex-Blackwater … Continue reading

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Torture Psychologists Need to Be Held Accountable

[Translate] Torture Psychologists Need to Be Held Accountable October 16, 2017 by Ed Brayton 12 Comments Roy Eidelson, past president of Psychologists for Social Responsibility and a member of the Coalition for an Ethical Psychology, has an op-ed column in … Continue reading

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These 7 Men Owned The Company Linked To CIA Torture

[Translate] These 7 Men Owned The Company Linked To CIA Torture Hunter Walker Dec. 11, 2014, 12:59 AM James Mitchell, CEO of Mitchell, Jessen & Associates, began working with Dr. John Bruce Jessen in the Air Force Survival School SERE … Continue reading

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Govt threatened with legal action over ‘humiliation & abuse’ at immigration center

[Translate] Govt threatened with legal action over ‘humiliation & abuse’ at immigration center Published time: 18 Oct, 2017 14:26 Edited time: 19 Oct, 2017 11:08 British Home Secretary Amber Rudd. © Daniel Leal-Olivas / AFP The UK Home Office has … Continue reading

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Amber Rudd faces inquiry after ‘abhorrent abuse’ of immigrants at G4S detention centre

[Translate] Amber Rudd faces inquiry after ‘abhorrent abuse’ of immigrants at G4S detention centre The UK’s equality watchdog has said the inquiry must look at Home Office handling of all outsourced contracts Joe Watts Political Editor @JoeWatts_ Tuesday 17 October … Continue reading

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Torture in the Naked Public Square

[Translate] Torture in the Naked Public Square

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The “Good” Psychologist, “Good” Torture, and “Good” Reputation—Response to O’Donohue, Snipes, Dalto, Soto, Maragakis, and Im

[Translate] The “Good” Psychologist, “Good” Torture, and “Good” Reputation—Response to O’Donohue, Snipes, Dalto, Soto, Maragakis, and Im

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