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America’s Private-Prison Industry Has Always Been All Right

[Translate] America’s Private-Prison Industry Has Always Been All Right President Donald Trump has restored consumer confidence in private prisons—but they were never in danger of failing to begin with. Rick Paulas May 24, 2017 (Photo: Jaromir Chalabala/Shutterstock) For the country’s … Continue reading

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The Immigrant Crackdown Is a Cash Cow for Private Prisons

[Translate] The Immigrant Crackdown Is a Cash Cow for Private Prisons Samuel Gilbert May 31 2017, 2:57pm An inmate in a GEO-run prison in California in 2013. Photo byJohn Moore/Getty Images Detaining immigrants has turned into a very lucrative growth … Continue reading

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Private prison industry converts Florida inmates into very profitable commodities

[Translate] Fred Grimm June 01, 2017 6:56 PM Private prison industry converts Florida inmates into very profitable commodities By Fred Grimm fgrimm@miamiherald.com The governor did not say, “Dammit … I’m getting to the bottom of this money-sucking private prison mess.” … Continue reading

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Unsung heroes, not ‘mercenaries’

[Translate] Column Unsung heroes, not ‘mercenaries’ In this April 4, 2004 file photo, plainclothes contractors working for Blackwater USA take part in a firefight as Iraqi demonstrators loyal to Muqtada Al Sadr attempt to advance on a facility being defended … Continue reading

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THE MYTH OF THE BOTTOM LINE IN WAR HOME FOOD HEALTHCARE AND RELATIONSHIPS

[Translate] THE MYTH OF THE BOTTOM LINE IN WAR HOME FOOD HEALTHCARE AND RELATIONSHIPS

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Private security beyond private military and security companies: exploring diversity within private-public collaborations and its consequences for security governance

[Translate] Private security beyond private military and security companies:  exploring diversity within private-public collaborations and its consequences for security governance

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ANTi-History and the entrepreneurial work of privateers

[Translate] ANTi-History and the entrepreneurial work of privateers

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The Private-prison Industry Has One Big Client That No One Talks About

[Translate] The Private-prison Industry Has One Big Client That No One Talks About By Hanna Kozlowska Quartz June 13, 2017 Marshals conduct operations in 2012 in New Orleans. U.S. Marshals file photo The largest jail system in the United States … Continue reading

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Just war, legitimate authority and non-state actors

[Translate] Just war, legitimate authority and non-state actors

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The Department of Defense (DOD) Insourcing and its Influence on DOD Contractors

[Translate] The Department of Defense (DOD) Insourcing and its Influence on DOD Contractors

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