< meta name="DC.Date.Valid.End" content="20050825"> Amendment Nine: Corporate Military

Thursday, June 23, 2005

Corporate Military

There are 120,000 private contractors offering military services in Iraq today. See this PBS site for a video w/more details. The line between defense of the nation's interest and defense of the private interest has never been so blurred. Interestingly, it also helps mask the true cost of the experiment in Iraq.