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Private Military Companies w/Dr. Sean McFate

[Translate] Episode ID: 182587965 Private Military Companies FM, and audio streamed directly from their servers. In recent decades, the private military industry has grown rapidly. Private military companies provide armed combat and security services. Governments, corporations, prominent individuals and even … Continue reading

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John le Carré and The New Novel of Global (In)security

[Translate] Chapter Globalization and the State in Contemporary Crime Fiction Part of the series Crime Files pp 179-196 Date: 24 September 2016 John le Carré and The New Novel of Global (In)security Andrew Pepper Abstract This essay considers the limitations of … Continue reading

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Big Picture: Filmmaker Jason Bourque on cloud nine after release of Drone

[Translate] Big Picture: Filmmaker Jason Bourque on cloud nine after release of Drone Michael D. Reid / Times Colonist June 2, 2017 06:00 AM A week after Jason Bourque’s spirits soared as high as the unmanned aircraft featured in Drone, … Continue reading

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Former mercenary Simon Mann reveals thriller he wrote in jail

[Translate] Former mercenary Simon Mann reveals thriller he wrote in jail He spent seven years in prison after a failed coup in Equatorial New Guinea. Now the ex-SAS officer has turned to writing Simon Mann wrote a book about a … Continue reading

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Interview With A Psychopath: Blackwater Founder Erik Prince (satire)

[Translate] Interview With A Psychopath: Blackwater Founder Erik Prince (satire) 2 days ago steeminganarchy63 in fiction Join us this week as we take a deep plunge into the dark depths of Blackwater founder Erik Prince’s deviant work. Image courtesy of Wikipedia Boot-licking … Continue reading

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Webb v Stallone

[Translate] Webb v Stallone

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Morawski v Lightstorm Entertainment Inc

[Translate] Morawski v Lightstorm Entertainment Inc

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What’s it like to be a military contractor?

[Translate] What’s it like to be a military contractor? Private Security, support, logistics, etc. Paul Ev, Consummate Participant Observer, Former Marine, Current USN Reserve and Federal Employee Written Nov 25, 2013 Excuse this answer’s lack of cohesion — I’m writing … Continue reading

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Memo to head office : in the interests of our continuing viability as an independent provider of military services we should never, repeat never, again do business with a constitutional democracy

[Translate] Memo to head office : in the interests of our continuing viability as an independent provider of military services we should never, repeat never, again do business with a constitutional democracy   Details Creator Pryor, Geoff, 1944- Title Memo … Continue reading

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Tom Hardy on the Mysteries of ‘Taboo’: A Vicious ‘Whistleblower’ Taking on Corrupt Big Business

[Translate] THERE WILL BE BLOOD Tom Hardy on the Mysteries of ‘Taboo’: A Vicious ‘Whistleblower’ Taking on Corrupt Big Business The Oscar-nominated actor opens up about his secretive 19th-century-set FX miniseries in which he plays a man looking for vengeance … Continue reading

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