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Framework or fragmentation of standards for private security providers?

22  JAN  2015 Framework or fragmentation of standards for private security providers? tag : human rights due diligence, ICoCA, private security standards, PSC.1, UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights by : Rebecca DeWinter-Schmitt           … Continue reading

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Beyond Civil—Military Relations: Reflections on Civilian Control of a Private, Multinational Workforce

Beyond Civil—Military Relations: Reflections on Civilian Control of a Private, Multinational Workforce

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Reader’s Note

Despite various appeals during December nobody contributed anything to help support this blog, not a cent. I could point out the many thousands of posts I made during 2015, articles nobody else posts. Or I could remind you again how … Continue reading

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You last chance to do the right thing

Okay, it is now officially the most important day of the year, my birthday. So, since none of you have yet responded to my past appeals to help financially support this blog how about doing it now? IDon’t think of … Continue reading

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Zero Footprint

Zero Footprint By Simon Chase and Ralph Pezzullo A dramatic insider account of the world of private military contracting. Armored cars, burner phones, top-notch weaponry and top-secret missions—this is the life of today’s private military contractor. Like author Simon Chase, … Continue reading

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If you appreciate this blog

If you appreciate my work and you’ve been putting off donating, now is the time. Please, make a donation now. Just click the Paypal button.

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Why I do what I do

Dear Reader, It’s hard to ask you to give money for something you already get for free. But that’s exactly what I’m going to ask you to do. I hope you’ll hear me out and be moved to make a … Continue reading

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Let’s prove that the honor system works.

Let’s prove that the honor system works. If you like the work you read here, consider  making a donation to keep this FREE non-profit, one man blog, online.

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Brokaw v. THE BOEING COMPANY

ELIZABETH BROKAW, as Personal, Representative of the Estate of JAMIE L. BROKAW, deceased, et al., Plaintiffs, v. THE BOEING COMPANY, a corporation, et al., Defendants. No. 15 C 4727.United States District Court, N.D. Illinois, Eastern Division.October 5, 2015. MEMORANDUM OPINION … Continue reading

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Note to readers, redux

While I encourage you to contribute with a bit of money  I also need your input, your comments and suggestions for the PMSC Observer. I would like your answers to these questions Is the PMSCO useful to you? How and … Continue reading

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