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Executive Outcomes Graphic Novel

Executive Outcomes Graphic Novel Paperback – August 4, 2015 by Nick Bicanic (Author), M. Zachary Sherman (Author), Emmanuel Xerx Javier (Contributor) War doesn’t determine who is right. War determines who is left! Major Cobus Claassens commands a team of 150 … Continue reading

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Cyclops Volume 1

Cyclops Volume 1 Hardcover – May 17, 2011 by Matz (Author), Luc Jacamon (Illustrator) Cyclops Volume 1   In 2054, a man looking for work gets a job at a private military contracting firm that has just won a bid … Continue reading

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The Nisoor Square Shootings

The Nisoor Square Shootings An Interactive Comic by Dan Archer

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How an Interactive Comic Explained the Blackwater Debacle in Iraq

How an Interactive Comic Explained the Blackwater Debacle in Iraq By Aleszu Bajak April 30, 2015 Four former military contractors were sentenced earlier this month to lengthy prison terms for killing 14 unarmed Iraqis in a crowded Baghdad square on … Continue reading

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Executive Outcomes OGN

Staff Picks (May): Executive Outcomes OGN Were I to mention “Africa” and “Hermes Press,” you would initially think of The Phantom, not a story based on true events in that area of the world. Executive Outcomes is a departure from … Continue reading

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Youngster, 7, Uses Blackwater to Eliminate Grandmother

Youngster, 7, Uses Blackwater to Eliminate Grandmother by Elliot Scott / April 2nd, 2015 Having exhausted all diplomatic avenues, a Texas boy last week contracted Blackwater to carry out pre-emptive security services on his 89 year old grandmother, who had … Continue reading

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Sean Penn is firing blanks in ‘The Gunman’

Sean Penn is firing blanks in ‘The Gunman’ By Kyle Smith March 18, 2015 Sean Penn as Jim Terrier in “The Gunman.” Photo: Keith Bernstein / Open Road Films MOVIE REVIEW The Gunman Running time: 115 minutes. Rated R (sex, profanity, … Continue reading

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Jamie Dornan’s ‘Jadotville’ picked up by Netflix

Jamie Dornan’s ‘Jadotville’ picked up by Netflix “Jadotvillile,” a film based on the “1961 siege of an Irish U.N. battalion by 3,000 Congolese troops, led by French and Belgian mercenaries working for mining companies” was picked up by the streaming … Continue reading

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Jurassic World Teaser Proves We’ll See Blackwater Mercenaries Get Tore Up By Dinosaurs

Wed, 02/11/2015 – 17:03 Culture Jurassic World Teaser Proves We’ll See Blackwater Mercenaries Get Tore Up By Dinosaurs By Andrew Whalen A new teaser video from the Jurassic World website, a recreation of the fictional Jurassic World theme park site, … Continue reading

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Stuart Beattie To Script Blackwater Head Erik Prince’s Iraq Saga For Voltage

Stuart Beattie To Script Blackwater Head Erik Prince’s Iraq Saga For Voltage by Mike Fleming Jr January 20, 2015 6:44pm EXCLUSIVE: Stuart Beattie has been set by Voltage Films to script the fact-based film about the controversial private military contracting firm … Continue reading

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