Tag Archives: military/industrial complex

Black Ops Outsourced


This facet of the military/industrial/intelligence has been prospering since before the Iran/Contra scandal of the Nixon administration and before.  Intelligence is a black area as far as budget oversight goes and this is generally a good thing. However, without strong … Continue reading

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American Free Enterprise: Mercenary Outsourcing


Always conscious of budget constraints the US war machine has found “outsourcing” to be a more palatable way to get funding.  I believe the Army has fewer cooks than it used to because it’s been outsourced to a variety of war profiteers … Continue reading

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