Category Archives: Human Rights

G4S Dropped by Doctors’ Syndicate in Beirut

[Translate] G4S Dropped by Doctors’ Syndicate in Beirut March 31, 2017 12:52 AM IMEMC News & Agencies Boycott Movement, International, News Report 0 31 Mar 12:52 AM (photo: Alternative Information Center) Last week, the Doctors’ Syndicate in Beirut decided to … Continue reading

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The Privatization of Human Rights Violations – Business’ Impunity or Corporate Responsibility – The Case of Human Rights Abuses and Torture in Iraq

[Translate] The Privatization of Human Rights Violations – Business’ Impunity or Corporate Responsibility – The Case of Human Rights Abuses and Torture in Iraq

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Guns for Hire, Death on Demand: The Permissibility of U.S. Outsourcing of Drone Attacks to Civilian Surrogates of the Armed Forces and Challenges to Traditional Just War Theory

[Translate] Guns for Hire, Death on Demand: The Permissibility of U.S. Outsourcing of Drone Attacks to Civilian Surrogates of the Armed Forces and Challenges to Traditional Just War Theory

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Deterring Militarized Commerce: The Prospect of Liability for Privatized Human Rights Abuses

[Translate] Deterring Militarized Commerce: The Prospect of Liability for Privatized Human Rights Abuses

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Trump and the PISS Industry

[Translate] Published on March 1st, 2017 | by David Isenberg Trump and the PISS Industry  by David Isenberg Given his reputation as an allegedly successful businessman before being elected president, it should come as no surprise that Donald Trump favors … Continue reading

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Privatization of the war on drugs in Mexico and Colombia: limiting the application of humanitarian law and endangering human rights

[Translate] Privatization of the war on drugs in Mexico and Colombia: limiting the application of humanitarian law and endangering human rights

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Outsourcing Law Reform in Developing Countries to Private Contractors: A Human Rights Perspective

[Translate] Outsourcing Law Reform in Developing Countries to Private Contractors: A Human Rights Perspective

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Privatization without regulation: The human rights risks of private military and security companies (PMSCS) in Mexico

[Translate] Privatization without regulation: The human rights risks of private military and security companies (PMSCS) in Mexico

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Norm Proxy War and Resistance Through Outsourcing: The Dynamics of Transnational Human Rights Contestation

[Translate] Norm Proxy War and Resistance Through Outsourcing: The Dynamics of Transnational Human Rights Contestation

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Regulation of the Private Military and Security Sector: Is the UK Fulfilling its Human Rights Duties?

[Translate] Regulation of the Private Military and Security Sector: Is the UK Fulfilling its Human Rights Duties?

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