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Gregorian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-19-07 10:03 PM
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15. The ultimate privatization. The privatization of war.
Edited on Fri Oct-19-07 10:07 PM by Gregorian
Dynacor, Blackwater. They're all over the world, fighting, killing.

Bad stuff. Wake up, America. You're paying for it.

These guys were working with Pinochet!
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  -Jeremy Scahill on Bill Moyers Journal tonight, PBS, check your listings: babylonsister  Oct-19-07 08:04 PM   #0 
  - k & r -- let's keep this thread up top! (nt)  scarletwoman   Oct-19-07 08:06 PM   #1 
  - Excellent! Bill Moyers rocks! So does Jeremy!  in_cog_ni_to   Oct-19-07 08:11 PM   #2 
  - Hell on earth-  BeHereNow   Oct-19-07 08:19 PM   #3 
  - Dupe-delete  BeHereNow   Oct-19-07 08:19 PM   #4 
  - Thanks for posting this! n/t  lordsummerisle   Oct-19-07 08:31 PM   #5 
  - Kicking for a MUST SEE, DU.  BeHereNow   Oct-19-07 08:34 PM   #6 
  - one more link  mahatmakanejeeves   Oct-19-07 08:37 PM   #7 
  - Thanks. Online viewers can watch it too.  Gregorian   Oct-19-07 09:31 PM   #11 
     - Sicker than you know! He's getting into Katrina,  babylonsister   Oct-19-07 09:36 PM   #12 
        - It's more than frightening. It's surreal.  Gregorian   Oct-19-07 10:22 PM   #18 
        - BW recruited guys from South Africa, too, who had enforced apartheid. n/t  sfexpat2000   Oct-20-07 12:43 AM   #31 
  - Kick! On (here) now. nt  babylonsister   Oct-19-07 09:00 PM   #8 
  - There isn't anyone more knowledgeable than Jeremy Scahill on  babylonsister   Oct-19-07 09:25 PM   #9 
  - Kickity boo-bop, amidst the GD dredge of tripe...  BeHereNow   Oct-19-07 09:25 PM   #10 
  - OMG! The millions of bucks Blackwater is getting is going right back  babylonsister   Oct-19-07 09:47 PM   #13 
  - This positive feedback loop is very important.  Gregorian   Oct-19-07 09:52 PM   #14 
  - The ultimate privatization. The privatization of war.  Gregorian   Oct-19-07 10:03 PM   #15 
  - And the spin-off company of Blackstone , Greystone, catering to the  babylonsister   Oct-19-07 10:08 PM   #17 
  - KIck --- I watched it. Everyone needs to see this....n/t  antigop   Oct-19-07 10:07 PM   #16 
  - I'm watching right now.  SeattleGirl   Oct-19-07 11:16 PM   #19 
  - Good, SeattleGirl. Let me know what you think. Scahill is brilliant and has  babylonsister   Oct-19-07 11:18 PM   #20 
     - Okay, babylonsister, here's my reaction: I'm stunned, I'm scared,  SeattleGirl   Oct-19-07 11:53 PM   #21 
     - Yes, what  babylonsister   Oct-20-07 12:20 AM   #22 
        - Thanks for the link.  SeattleGirl   Oct-20-07 12:28 AM   #23 
     - Agree. Well spoken and a first rate mind.  sfexpat2000   Oct-20-07 12:30 AM   #24 
        - Amen to that.  SeattleGirl   Oct-20-07 12:31 AM   #25 
  - Eric Prince sent in BW on no one's okay to the Gulf Coast.  sfexpat2000   Oct-20-07 12:32 AM   #26 
  - And THEN they got the contract.  SeattleGirl   Oct-20-07 12:33 AM   #27 
     - I posted a question to Bill's site: Is it true that BW used to train  sfexpat2000   Oct-20-07 12:41 AM   #29 
        - Whoa!  SeattleGirl   Oct-20-07 12:42 AM   #30 
           - I'm going to try to see what I can dig up on my own this weekend.  sfexpat2000   Oct-20-07 12:46 AM   #32 
              - I know.  SeattleGirl   Oct-20-07 12:47 AM   #33 
                 - Prince's dad handed out the seed money to Dobson  sfexpat2000   Oct-20-07 12:52 AM   #34 
                    - The Prince's are really evil, I think.  SeattleGirl   Oct-20-07 12:56 AM   #35 
  - Great show.  Blue_In_AK   Oct-20-07 12:33 AM   #28 
  - That was a fantastic interview.  Blue Belle   Oct-20-07 01:06 AM   #36 
  - You and me both, Blue Belle.  SeattleGirl   Oct-20-07 01:07 AM   #37 
     - What can we do?  Blue Belle   Oct-20-07 09:42 AM   #38 
  - That was an outstanding program, and it occurred to me that global dimming and Blackwater  Uncle Joe   Oct-20-07 09:54 AM   #39 

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