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Blackwater security contractors are seen inside a helicopter above central Baghdad, Iraq, in a Sept. 25, 2007 file photo. (AP)
Blackwater security contractors are seen inside a helicopter above central Baghdad, Iraq, in a Sept. 25, 2007 file photo. (AP)

Guests:

Joining us from New York is Jeremy Scahill, investigative journalist and author of "Blackwater: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army." He writes for The Nation and blogs at RebelReports.

From Middlebury, Vermont, we're joined by Kateri Carmola, professor of political science at Middlebury College and author of the forthcoming book, “Private Security Contractors and New Wars: Risk, Law, and Ethics."

This program aired on January 12, 2010.

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