Erik Prince

Type: Person
Name: Erik Prince (Erik D Prince)
Title: Founder and Chairman
Company: Academi
Date of Birth: 1969-06-06
Place of Birth: Holland (Place in Michigan, US)
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Erik Prince
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Blackwater Founder: We Could Stop ISIS

Erik Prince says his old private army could have dealt with the Islamic State militants on their own—and that Republicans need to start fighting ‘like we pay them to.’Erik Prince has a message for ISIS: You’re lucky Blackwater is gone.On Friday night, ... [Published Daily Beast - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Maverick PAC Announces National Conference Agenda

WASHINGTON , Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Maverick PAC (MavPAC) Annual Conference commences tonight in Washington D.C with over 150 members from fifteen states gathering to hear from speakers including Senator Rob Portman , Senator Ted Cruz , Congressman ... [Published A.M. Best - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

“War is Good for Business”: Contractors Ready to Cash In On ISIS War

Obama pledged that the war against ISIS won’t be fought with U.S. ground troops. He didn’t say anything about contractors, who see this as “the next big meal ticket.”America’s rapidly-expanding war against ISIS won’t involve large numbers of U.S. troops ... [Published Global Research - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Maverick PAC event to feature Ted Cruz - Katie Glueck

Maverick PAC, a Republican group with ties to the Bush family, is hosting a closed-press gathering in Washington over the weekend, where speakers will include Sens. Ted Cruz and Rob Portman, both potential 2016 White House contenders, and Republican National ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Contractors Ready to Cash In On ISIS War

Obama pledged that the war against ISIS won’t be fought with U.S. ground troops. He didn’t say anything about contractors, who see this as “the next big meal ticket.”America’s rapidly-expanding war against ISIS won’t involve large numbers of U.S. troops ... [Published Daily Beast - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Blackwater on trial for 2007 Baghdad murders

Four former employees of the notorious Blackwater security firm went on trial in Washington on Wednesday, seven years after allegedly killing at least 14 Iraqi civilians in Baghdad.Backed by an army of lawyers, Paul Slough, Evan Liberty, Dustin Heard ... [Published Middle East Eye - Sep 03 2014]
Entities: Academi, Iraq, Baghdad, Murderer
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

'We worked with a Pentagon adviser'

_ Every weapon, vehicle and military technology in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare has been sourced from real-life R&D says the developer, Sledgehammer Games The scene is exciting but implausible. It’s a shoot out on the Golden Gate bridge, taking place ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 2 reports

Exxon Ends Oil Search With Total in South Sudan as War Rages

(Adds U.S. food aid in ninth paragraph.)Aug. 14 (Bloomberg) -- Exxon Mobil Corp., the U.S.’s largest oil company, ended exploration plans with Total SA in South Sudan, Total and the government said, a sign of faltering investor confidence in the African ... [Published Washington Post - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Blackwater Founder Erik Prince To Advise Chinese Firms In Africa

Former Navy SEAL and Blackwater founder Erik Prince has a new security venture. This time he is helping Chinese firms to “ take the drama out of Africa” by consulting on how the businesses should establish themselves and operate throughout the continent. ... [Published Firedoglake - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Blackwater’s Erik Prince Wrote A Book About Erik Prince, And How He Is Awesome

With Blackwater back in the news , Yr Wonkette is pleased to bring you this review of a book written by Blackwater founder Erik Prince. This post is made possible by a generous grant from the Edward Bernays Foundation for Accuracy in Memoirs ... [Published Wonkette - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 6 reports

How Blackwater Survived Iraq Probes Of Being "Above The Law" - By Threatening To Kill Investigators

Just weeks before Blackwater guards fatally shot 17 civilians at Baghdad’s Nisour Square in 2007, The NY Times reports that the State Department began investigating the security contractor’s operations in Iraq. However, as James Risen reports, a senior ... [Published Zero Hedge - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 10 2014 - Updated Jun 10 2014 - 2 reports

Blast From The Past! Murdery Blackwater Guards Finally Standing Trial

We haven’t thought about Blackwater in awhile, probably because they changed their name to Xe, which sounded like some sort of Scientology thing. That only lasted a couple years, and now they’re Academi, which just makes it look like they can’t ... [Published Wonkette - Jun 10 2014]

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Blackwater Founder: We Could Stop ISIS [Published Daily Beast - Sep 20 2014]
Maverick PAC Announces National Conference Agenda [Published A.M. Best - Sep 18 2014]
“War is Good for Business”: Contractors Ready t... [Published Global Research - Sep 17 2014]
Maverick PAC event to feature Ted Cruz - Katie ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 17 2014]
Contractors Ready to Cash In On ISIS War [Published Daily Beast - Sep 13 2014]
Blackwater on trial for 2007 Baghdad murders [Published Middle East Eye - Sep 03 2014]
'We worked with a Pentagon adviser' [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 28 2014]
How Mercenaries and Gun Culture Shaped One of t... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Aug 26 2014]
The UAE's shadowy dealings in Serbia [Published Middle East Eye - Aug 15 2014]
Exxon Ends Oil Search With Total in South Sudan... [Published Washington Post - Aug 14 2014]
Exxon Abandons Oil Search With Total in South S... [Published Washington Post - Aug 14 2014]
Blackwater Founder Erik Prince To Advise Chines... [Published Firedoglake - Jul 07 2014]
Blackwater’s Erik Prince Wrote A Book About Eri... [Published Wonkette - Jul 01 2014]
How Blackwater Survived Iraq Probes Of Being "A... [Published Zero Hedge - Jul 01 2014]
After Threatening To Murder Government Official... [Published Think Progress - Jun 30 2014]
Blackwater considered itself above the law, US ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jun 30 2014]
Alarms Were Sounded on Blackwater Well Before t... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jun 30 2014]
Alarms Were Sounded on Blackwater Well Before t... [Published The China Blog - Jun 30 2014]
Alarms Were Sounded on Blackwater Well Before t... [Published TIME.com - Jun 30 2014]
Blackwater Film Resumes Hollywood's Love Affair... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 11 2014]
Blast From The Past! Murdery Blackwater Guards ... [Published Wonkette - Jun 10 2014]
7 years later, Blackwater guards go on trial [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Jun 10 2014]
South Sudan Chaos Halts Ex-Blackwater CEO’s Ref... [Published Energy and energy security - May 24 2014]
400 Blackwater Mercs Deployed In Ukraine Agains... [Published Zero Hedge - May 11 2014]
Can This Oppo Research Guru Survive the Mudslin... [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Apr 25 2014]
David Isenberg: Africa, China, Oil, & Blackwater [Published Public Intelligence Blog - Feb 06 2014]
?’Mercenaries do better job than US Army’ – Bla... [Published militaryfeed.com - Feb 04 2014]
Prince Blackwater of China [Published {AFRICA IS A COUNTRY} - Feb 03 2014]
Snowden Provided a Public Service: Erik Prince [Published Bloomberg - YouTube - Jan 31 2014]
Strategic Horizons: The Commercialization of Se... [Published World Politics Review: Articles - Jan 29 2014]
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Blackwater Founder Erik Prince To Advise Chines... [Published Firedoglake - Jul 07 2014]
Former Navy SEAL and Blackwater founder Erik Prince has a new security venture. This time he is helping Chinese firms to “ take the drama out of Africa” by consulting on how the businesses should establish themselves and operate throughout the continent. ...
Blackwater’s Erik Prince Wrote A Book About Eri... [Published Wonkette - Jul 01 2014]
With Blackwater back in the news , Yr Wonkette is pleased to bring you this review of a book written by Blackwater founder Erik Prince. This post is made possible by a generous grant from the Edward Bernays Foundation for Accuracy in Memoirs ...
How Blackwater Survived Iraq Probes Of Being "A... [Published Zero Hedge - Jul 01 2014]
Just weeks before Blackwater guards fatally shot 17 civilians at Baghdad’s Nisour Square in 2007, The NY Times reports that the State Department began investigating the security contractor’s operations in Iraq. However, as James Risen reports, a senior ...
After Threatening To Murder Government Official... [Published Think Progress - Jun 30 2014]
An Iraqi traffic policeman inspects a car destroyed by a Blackwater security detail in 2007 CREDIT: AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed, File The New York Times on Sunday night released a bombshell, revealing that the State Department ended an investigation ...
Alarms Were Sounded on Blackwater Well Before t... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jun 30 2014]
A U.S. State Department official wrote of Blackwater’s lack of oversight and its “environment full of liability and negligence” well before Blackwater guards killed 17 civilians and injured 20 others in Baghdad’s Nisour Square in September 2007, reports ...
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