The Newsmakers

Will the US privatise the Afghan War?

Former Blackwater executive, Erik Prince, wants to use his private army to support Afghan forces. He even pitched the idea to the Trump administration. He says the proposal will save lives and cost a fraction of what Washington is spending. Prince also believes Afghanistan's rare earth minerals could pay for the entire operation. Guest: Antony Loewenstein Journalist

PRIVATIZE AFGHAN WAR. Nexus challenges Erik Prince on his big idea!

PRIVATIZE AFGHAN WAR. Nexus challenges Erik Prince on his big idea!

Former Blackwater guard convicted for his role in 2007 Nisour Square shooting

Former Blackwater guard convicted for his role in 2007 Nisour Square shooting

PRIVATIZE AFGHAN WAR. Nexus challenges Erik Prince on his big idea!

PRIVATIZE AFGHAN WAR. Nexus challenges Erik Prince on his big idea!

Will the United States sanction the International Criminal Court?

Will the United States sanction the International Criminal Court?

From the corporate world to the brothel: How did this man save millions of lives in India?

From the corporate world to the brothel: How did this man save millions of lives in India?

Should Tunisia abolish its anti-sodomy law?

Should Tunisia abolish its anti-sodomy law?

Sierra Leone declares rape a national emergency

Sierra Leone declares rape a national emergency

Did the UK’s army kill civilians?

Did the UK’s army kill civilians?

The coldest winter in Beijing | Picture This

The coldest winter in Beijing | Picture This

A look back at Mars Rover Opportunity’s groundbreaking work

A look back at Mars Rover Opportunity’s groundbreaking work

Bangladesh has called for a safe zone for Rohingya inside Myanmar, would it work?

Bangladesh has called for a safe zone for Rohingya inside Myanmar, would it work?

NASA pulls the plug on Mars Rover Opportunity, what’s the next step for space exploration?

NASA pulls the plug on Mars Rover Opportunity, what’s the next step for space exploration?

Is Donald Trump orchestrating a coup against Maduro in Venezuela?

Is Donald Trump orchestrating a coup against Maduro in Venezuela?

In Venezuela, humanitarian aid has turned into a political showdown

In Venezuela, humanitarian aid has turned into a political showdown

Venezuela's aid showdown | Rohingya safe zone | NASA’s Mars mission

Venezuela's aid showdown | Rohingya safe zone | NASA’s Mars mission

Cruelty on Australia’s Christmas Island? | EU blacklists Saudi | Iran v Israel

Cruelty on Australia’s Christmas Island? | EU blacklists Saudi | Iran v Israel

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