Blackwater’s New Ethics Chief: John Ashcroft

The consortium in charge of restructuring the world’s most infamous private security firm just added a new chief in charge of keeping the company on the straight and narrow. Yes, John Ashcroft, the former attorney general, is now an “independent director” of Xe Services, formerly known as Blackwater. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Jon Mitchell - May 4, 2011 - 8:22 AM PDT
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Jon Mitchell
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by Jon Mitchell - May. 4, 2011

Pretty interesting development. It takes the implications a little lightly, perhaps, but it's very well-sourced on the history of Blackwater/Xe and its newsworthy "accomplishments."

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