Europe

Tens of Thousands of Child Refugees Are Missing in Europe, and Many More Are Suffering a Plight Beyond Imagination

UNICEF releases a sobering report on the horrific circumstance of refugee children, but world leaders ignore its suggestions. By Vijay Prashad / AlterNet June 16, 2016 Syrian refugee children, May 19, 2014Photo Credit: mehmet bilgin/Flickr CC In memory of Jo Cox, 1974-2016, campaigner for immigrants and refugees, MP from Batley and Spen (Yorkshire). UNICEF–the United Nations…

The Chaos Company – G4S
Military

The Chaos Company – G4S

 Wherever governments can’t—or won’t—maintain order, from oil fields in Africa to airports in Britain and nuclear facilities in America, the London-based “global security” behemoth G4S has been filling the void. It is the world’s third-largest private-sector employer and commands a force three times the size of the British military. On-site in South Sudan with G4S…