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Dogs Of War…in UAE

A short while back we did a piece on Erik Prince, Donald Trump’s favorite condottiere, who is currently using his connections with the Orange regime to rebuild his business as the mercenary captain par excellence. But it turns out the story keeps getting better. One of Prince’s first and best customers was the United Arab…

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The Prince of Black Water

Fascinating article over the Intercept recently. In The Complete Mercenary, Matthew Cole looks at the curious case of Erik Prince, brother of Betsy De Vos and founder of the Blackwater mercenary company. In the piece, Cole looks at how Prince brought himself and his company back from the brink thanks to his connections with the…

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Erick Prince: There was a meeting!

In an amazing development, Erik Prince has acknowledged that he did meet with Donald Trump Jr. and a representative of Saudi Arabia before the 2016 election, apparently in an attempt to co-ordinate efforts to get Trump Senior into the White House. The admission came on Al Jazeeera’s Head To Head program. The British newspaper, The…

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Russians, Erik Prince, High Treason

So back in January, 2017, Erik Prince (mercenary entrepreneur and Betsy DeVos’s brother) secretly met with a Russian oligarch and had an oh-so-off-the-record conversation. But, now,  happily for us, the details of that meeting are coming to light as a result of Mueller’s ongoing investigation. According to a recent article in the Daily Beast, Revealed:…

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Erik Prince in Mueller’s Sights

Well, isn’t this interesting? You remember Erik Prince? The chap who ran the Blackwater mercenary operation? And who is the brother of Betsy (“Kill A Teacher For Christ”) De Vos? Well, ABC news is reporting “…that [Special Counsel Robert] Mueller is also reviewing Prince’s communications, a sign that Mueller could try to squeeze Prince, as…

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It Wasn’t Just Russia

Fascinating article over on The Intercept this week. Check out Jeremy Scahill’s More Than Just Russia — There’s a Strong Case for the Trump Team Colluding With Saudi Arabia, Israel, and the UAE. In it, Scahill says that Trump and Trump’s minions may have colluded with Russia to get the White House, but it is…

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Cambridge Analytica: Back From The Dead

So we’ve got good news, and we’ve got just awful news. Here’s the good news. Cambridge Analytica is closing its doors. The ton of perfectly awful publicity it has gotten proved just too much for the lads and lasses of Big Data. (Don’t cry for me, Argentina.) Or at least that’s what the BBC, among…

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