Monday, January 18, 2010
January 18th 2010
I think it is best if we prepare ourselves for the inevitable.
Jeremy Scahill about his experience in New Orleans
In this country, the poor are left to suffer and die, and the Rich bring in their mercenaries.
Blackwater was paid 950$ per man per day by the Department of Homeland security at a time when the average people in New Orleans were dying of starvation.
According to the Government Accountability Office, approximately 48,000 of these contractors are working in Iraq as private soldiers, about six times the number of British troops in the country.
Making a killing: America's Private Army and the Business of War
What will happen during a National Emergency/