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ISIS recruit dines with new Blackwater employee during layover

[Translate] ISIS recruit dines with new Blackwater employee during layover by Charlie Mike KUWAIT – The Shake Shack at Kuwait International Airport felt like a tasty farewell to western culture as Darrell Holden and Mo Deaver awaited their connecting flights … Continue reading

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The Antiwar Comic: Mercenary Prince

[Translate] The Antiwar Comic: Mercenary Prince ByTony DiGerolamo – December 23, 2017 Can and should we privatize war?  I’m thinking, no. – Advertisement –

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Deconstructing the Misconceptions in the Popular Imagination of Private Military Companies

[Translate] Deconstructing the Misconceptions in the Popular Imagination of Private Military Companies Anne Elizabeth Rowley, Bard CollegeFollow  Date of Submission Spring 2016 Academic Programs and Concentrations Political Studies Project Advisor 1 Christopher McIntosh

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Erik Prince reminds us of Catch-22

[Translate] Erik Prince reminds us of Catch-22 Mark Harmon, Columnist Published 4:00 p.m. ET Oct. 18, 2017 Mark HarmonBuy Photo (Photo: Paul Efird / News Sentinel) Some people misuse the term Catch-22 to describe any dilemma. Catch-22 actually is a … Continue reading

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Erik Prince Wants All the Boys (w/ George Basil)

[Translate] Erik Prince Wants All the Boys (w/ George Basil) Hard Nation #81 October 18, 2017 Erik Prince (George Basil), founder of the “private military services” firm Blackwater/Academi, thoroughly terrifies Mark & Pete on this week’s Hard Nation. While chowing … Continue reading

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Erik Prince is considering a Senate run in Wyoming

[Translate] Erik Prince is considering a Senate run in Wyoming: Report With help from Steve Bannon, the former Blackwater head is considering challenging the Republican establishment Charlie May 10.08.2017•1:07 PM Erik Prince, the founder and former head of the controversial … Continue reading

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Private Military Mogul Erik Prince Scheduled to Speak at UC Berkeley as Part of Right-Wing ‘Free Speech Week’

[Translate] Private Military Mogul Erik Prince Scheduled to Speak at UC Berkeley as Part of Right-Wing ‘Free Speech Week’ By Darwin Bond Graham Miller Center Erik Prince. Publicists for Milo Yiannopoulos said today that the founder of several controversial private military … Continue reading

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Erik Prince: Contractors committing war crimes, not US troops, will save Afghanistan

[Translate] Erik Prince: Contractors committing war crimes, not US troops, will save Afghanistan by Drew Ferrol  (Photo Credit: jamesdale10/Flickr) WASHINGTON — Former Blackwater CEO Erik Prince is publicly calling for the Trump administration to turn around the Afghan war by … Continue reading

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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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