United Arab Emirates Hires Blackwater Founder

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Erik Prince, the founder of Blackwater Worldwide has found work for his new company, Reflex Responses, helping to build a mercenary army for the United Arab Emirates. There are questions about the legality about such a project — an American training foreign soldiers without the U.S.'s approval. Kateri Carmola, an associate professor of political philosophy at Middlebury College in Vermont, explains why this is such an explosive move.

Guests:

Kateri Carmola

Produced by:

David J Fazekas

Comments [1]

marc

No matter who owns what anything that this mercenary army becomes involved in, will in the eyes of the world, be stamped "made in America".

May. 17 2011 01:00 PM

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