The ying-yang of corporate imperialism: not only grab natural resources by chasing people off their native land in the 3rd world but also get "cheap labor" that way and then get busy using them as scapegoat in domestic politics. Works wonders for the right wingers as their disastrous economic policies squeeze the middle class by offshoring jobs to slave societies and bringing in slave labor from abroad.
"Blackwater has been at the center of a number of pivotal moments in Iraq. In fact, I don't know that there's any other private entity that's had more of an influence on events on the ground in Iraq than Blackwater.(...)
And then in the past year, there have been a number of incidents that not only have impacted Iraqi civilians, but have caused tensions between Baghdad and Washington."