Blackwater founder Erik Prince wants to ‘rationalize and restructure’ America’s wars — and has a company to do it

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On Tuesday, the Independent reported that billionaire military contractor Erik Prince is once again trying to sway President Donald Trump’s administration to outsource America’s wars to the private sector. Conveniently enough, Prince’s most recent incantation of the infamous Blackwater, called Academi, offers just such services. According to the Independent, Prince is hoping the state department under Mike Pompeo will be more receptive to the idea than when the contractor floated privatization with Rex Tillerson at the…

Source: Blackwater founder Erik Prince wants to ‘rationalize and restructure’ America’s wars — and has a company to do it

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