[Marxism] Re: private sector murders in Iraq

Peter McLaren mclaren at gseis.ucla.edu
Mon Nov 28 08:59:35 MST 2005


Picked this up on Nick Burbules' blog today.
Peter

CUT AND RUN

This could become another Abu Ghraib, or worse - it shows what  
happens when you try to run a war with private sector mercenaries

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2005/11/27/ 
wirq27.xml
A "trophy" video appearing to show security guards in Baghdad  
randomly shooting Iraqi civilians has sparked two investigations  
after it was posted on the internet, the Sunday Telegraph can  
reveal. . . The video has sparked concern that private security  
companies, which are not subject to any form of regulation either in  
Britain or in Iraq, could be responsible for the deaths of hundreds  
of innocent Iraqis.

More: http://www.dailykos.com/storyonly/2005/11/27/172747/10

Video: http://www.crooksandliars.com/2005/11/27.html#a6076

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