war on terror http://mtpr.org en Pratap Chatterjee - Outsourcing the War on Terror http://mtpr.org/post/pratap-chatterjee-outsourcing-war-terror <p>05/12/2014 - When the U.S. goes to war, private contractors salivate. When it comes to making money, there is no business like war business. Control or oversight? Not much. There is a feeding frenzy at the troughs of public money accompanied by the almost inevitable cost overruns, waste, fraud and theft. The corruption is fueled by the revolving door syndrome between corporations and the Pentagon. Almost seamlessly, today’s assistant secretary of defense becomes tomorrow’s vice-president of Raytheon. Fri, 09 May 2014 17:46:28 +0000 Sue Ginn 18824 at http://mtpr.org Pratap Chatterjee - Outsourcing the War on Terror Whistleblower says war on terror doesn’t justify warrantless eavesdropping on American citizens http://mtpr.org/post/whistleblower-says-war-terror-doesn-t-justify-warrantless-eavesdropping-american-citizens <p>Thomas Tamm&#39;s career as an attorney with the Department of Justice&#39;s Office of Intelligence Policy and Review came to an end during the Bush Administration, after Tamm leaked information to the New York Times that the government was eavesdropping on American citizens without seeking a warrant. The Times story won a Pulitzer prize.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Sally Mauk 9340 at http://mtpr.org Whistleblower says war on terror doesn’t justify warrantless eavesdropping on American citizens