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Why One Of Japan’s Largest Organized Crime Groups Is Looking For Legitimate Work

[Translate] Oct 2, 2017 @ 03:46 AM 6,379 The Little Black Book of Billionaire Secrets Why One Of Japan’s Largest Organized Crime Groups Is Looking For Legitimate Work Jake Adelstein , Contributor Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. … Continue reading

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The Privatization Of War w/ Sean McFate

[Translate] The Privatization Of War w/ Sean McFate Last Born in the Wilderness Podcast Published on Sep 28, 2017 Sean McFate lays out the history and contemporary use of the modern private military contractors, explaining how the U.S. occupation of … Continue reading

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A Privatized Military Industrial Complex

[Translate] A Privatized Military Industrial Complex Posted on 12-09-2017 By Fiachra MacFadden There are no clear paths that lead to peace and stability in Afghanistan. If the US stays, Afghanistan will likely continue to deteriorate and the very presence of … Continue reading

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Blackwater founder advocates for privatized military

[Translate] Blackwater founder advocates for privatized military Erik Prince says privatizing military cuts costs and save lives By Brooke Conrad – October 5, 2017 Hillsdale ’92 alumnus Erik Prince founded Blackwater in 1997.  Wikimedia Commons For Blackwater founder Erik Prince … Continue reading

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Inside the Air Force’s Plan to Buy the Dogfight Training of Tomorrow

[Translate] Inside the Air Force’s Plan to Buy the Dogfight Training of Tomorrow F-35 Lighting II fighter jets, assigned to the 6th Weapons Squadron, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., fly over the Nevada Test and Training Range July 10, … Continue reading

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Outsourcing peace. Private military and security companies. A setback to security sector reform in post conflict and transition states

[Translate] Outsourcing peace. Private military and security companies. A setback to security sector reform in post conflict and transition states

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Contractors and the True Size of Government

[Translate] Contractors and the True Size of Government October 5, 2017 Four out of every ten people who work for the U.S. government are private contractors. That’s according to a new report by New York University professor Paul Light. Light estimates the … Continue reading

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Boots Off the Ground: The Use of Contractors to Train Foreign Militaries by the U.S. Government

[Translate] Defence-In-Depth Research from the Defence Studies Department, King’s College London Boots Off the Ground: The Use of Contractors to Train Foreign Militaries by the U.S. Government Miss Whitney Grespin As the U.S. and allied forces attempted to draw down from … Continue reading

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Private security guards from G4S and Serco could ‘be handed power to make arrests’

[Translate] you’re nicked Private security guards from G4S and Serco could ‘be handed power to make arrests’ Employees of security giants like G4S or Serco would be able to detain people for failing to pay court fines or breaching community … Continue reading

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Tories to give private firms like G4S and Serco POWERS TO ARREST people in shocking £290m privatisation deal

[Translate] Tories to give private firms like G4S and Serco POWERS TO ARREST people in shocking £290m privatisation deal By William J Richardson– 30th September 2017 One of the trade offs in modern society is that we potentially allow ourselves … Continue reading

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