David Isenberg: Trump & Private Military Contractors — Can Jim Mattis Close This Door?

Trump and the Return of Private Military Contractors The PMSC sector is the U.S. military’s American Express card; it dare not deploy without it. Or, to use a more morbid pop culture reference, consider the first Alien movie, when they try to remove the facehugger from a crewman’s face, only to realize that trying to …

David Isenberg: The Real Winner of the 2016 Presidential Election – The Military Industrial Complex

The Real Winner of the 2016 Elections Although political and media analysts will be parsing the election results for months to come one winner is blatantly obvious, and it is not Donald Trump. Rather, it is something all tax-paying Americans support, even if they don’t think about it: the military-industrial congressional-complex (MICC). To confirm that …