ERIK PRINCE WANTS TO CLEAN UP THE PENTAGON

Erik Prince, the founder and former CEO of Blackwater Worldwide, has a plan for how to remake the Pentagon and fight wars, small and large, cheaper and more efficiently—and many people in Washington think he’s right.

Erik Prince

In a series of phone and in-person conversations, the famous security contractor and I discuss his plan for reforming the Pentagon in my first Newsweek story. This article took months to accomplish and involved convincing Mr. Prince that I was trustworthy and wanted only to write a thoughtful and objective story.

By |2017-09-12T14:28:54+00:00December 4th, 2014|

About the Author:

I’m Kristina, a freelance military reporter who writes regularly for the New York Times about business and the military. My stories have also appeared in the Atlantic Monthly, Playboy, Newsweek, Wired, Businessweek, Foreign Policy, Pacific Standard, AP, FoxNews.com and the New York Post. I’m also a U.S. Army veteran.