Archive for the ‘Human Rights’ Category
If these agreements were purely about “FREE TRADE” they would NOT be SECRET?
Bruce Schneier, an American cryptographer, computer security and privacy specialist explains in the simplest terms why our privacy and security are NOT separate choices but are one choice. And more importantly why we should ALL care about it and want to collectively do more to ensure our rights and freedoms, including privacy.
Mercenaries From the Private “Contractor” formerly known as Blackwater are Training Canadian Soldiers
VICE Canada reports: Academi, the latest iteration of the private defense contractor linked with a string of war crimes and atrocities in Iraq, is still training Canadian soldiers from the Canadian Special Operations Forces Command (CANSOFCOM)—a wing of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) overseeing all commando operators.
Make NO mistake about. These “contractors” are nothing but soldiers for hire formerly known as mercenaries.
Mercenary: a professional soldier hired to serve in a foreign army.