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The Neoliberal Wars

The links between neoliberal capitalism, the state, and the rise of modern ‘Private Military and Security Contractors’ is investigated here. With the advantage of hindsight we can see that, at least for the U.S. military, the first significant step into … Continue reading

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U.N. Working Group on Mercenaries

The U.N.’s ‘Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination’ was established in July 2005 pursuant to Commission on Human Rights resolution 2005/2, … Continue reading

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