Tag Archives: Fraud/Waste/Abuse

Inside the Deadly Mississippi Riot That Pushed the Justice Department to Rein In Private Prisons

[Translate] Fatal Corrections Inside the Deadly Mississippi Riot That Pushed the Justice Department to Rein In Private Prisons Photo: Janosch Delcker for The Intercept Janosch Delcker December 17 2016, 3:02 p.m. For nearly two decades, the Bureau of Prisons has contracted … Continue reading

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Collusion, torture, and inequality: understanding the actions of the American Psychological Association as institutional betrayal

[Translate] Collusion, torture, and inequality: understanding the actions of the American Psychological Association as institutional betrayal

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Torture and its Division of Labor

[Translate] Torture and its Division of Labor

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If Trump wants waterboarding, this could be why

[Translate] If Trump wants waterboarding, this could be why patterns of thought Most interrogators say controversial techniques like waterboarding are ineffective and counterproductive. But a small cadre of experts is arguing that, in specific circumstances, they can get results. Anna … Continue reading

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How Did a US-Funded Health Facility End Up in the Mediterranean Sea?

[Translate] January 4, 2017 | Cody Brooks How Did a US-Funded Health Facility End Up in the Mediterranean Sea? Gardez Hospital Under Construction. SIGAR badge and agent (inset). Photo credit: SIGAR and SIGAR / Flickr The US has spent hundreds … Continue reading

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Military Officials Wasted $36 Million Then Tried to Cover Their Tracks

[Translate] Matthew Gault Contributor to War is Boring. Email my twitter handle at gmail. 7 hrs ago The buildings in question. SIGAR photo Military Officials Wasted $36 Million Then Tried to Cover Their Tracks Camp Leatherneck’s unused facility is a monument to … Continue reading

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The Case for Bringing Back Torture Is a Ticking Time-Bomb

[Translate] The Case for Bringing Back Torture Is a Ticking Time-Bomb A former CIA interrogator who terrorized prisoners hasn’t learned the lessons of his own immoral behavior. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters Conor Friedersdorf Dec 12, 2016 As Donald Trump prepares … Continue reading

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The Enemy Within: Bribes Bore a Hole in the U.S. Border By RON NIXON

[Translate] The Enemy Within: Bribes Bore a Hole in the U.S. Border By RON NIXON  DEC. 28, 2016 Photo United States Border Patrol agents watched over detained immigrants near the border with Mexico in Roma, Tex., in August. Credit John … Continue reading

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Navy repeatedly dismissed evidence that ‘Fat Leonard’ was cheating the 7th Fleet

[Translate] Investigations Navy repeatedly dismissed evidence that ‘Fat Leonard’ was cheating the 7th Fleet By Craig Whitlock December 27 at 6:49 PM This undated photo shows Leonard Glenn Francis, also known as Fat Leonard, a defense contractor who supplied U.S. … Continue reading

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Accountability For Corporate Complicity In Torture

[Translate] Accountability For Corporate Complicity In Torture 0 07 Aug 2006 Well, last speaker of the conference.  I don’t know about all of you, but I’ve certainly learned a tremendous amount here, and it’s been a wonderful day.  My name … Continue reading

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