Ashcroft/Blackwater: Let the Eagle Soar (and Reap Huge Unsavory Profits)

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Abby Zimet

This is not a joke. The infamous Blackwater, now Xe, has hired the infamous John Ashcroft, former attorney general and lover of illegal wiretaps, to “promote the highest degrees of ethics and professionalism within the private security industry.” Ashcroft as ethics chief. The money should start rolling in right quick now. Great video at link. Listen up.

With the hire, the company "aims to set the bar for industry standards against which all other companies will be measured.” - statement proving the ethical bar will now be set as low as is humanly possible.

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