Private military and security contractors are the military's equivalent of the American Express card: it cannot go to war without them. Of course, as anyone who has ever used one knows, every credit card is a problem if you use it too much.
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WASHINGTON -- The military paid a total of $285 billion to more than 100 contractors between 2007 and '09, even though those same companies were defra...
The dedicated mercenaries of Blackwater get up to the sort of war-zone antics that I doubt I could get away with at my workplace and yet, they persist and succeed in the government contracting racket.
Today's Washington Post contains some fresh news on the military contractor front, which is sure to delight your hearts!
Two former employees of Blac...
Despite the Washington Post report Thursday that the Iraqi government will not issue a new operating license to Blackwater, a story from Danger Room says the mercenaries aren't going anywhere.
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