My current Foreign Policy column takes a look at the privatization of intelligence you’ve never heard of — the development of in-house political risk units inside many of America’s leading companies. These outfits have bland names like the Office of Global Safety and Security. But they look and act a lot like the CIA, are staffed with former FBI, CIA, and military folks, and are monitoring events around the world, 24/7, to assess risks to their parent company operations, people, and brand. I think this is the wave of the future. Find out why. http://bit.ly/SHkniD
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