By Patrick Ward
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Jailhouse rock

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Security contractor G4S has released a charity song to show that there's a softer side to it than just providing armed guards to Western oil firms in Iraq and electronically tagging prisoners.
Issue 357

Last year G4S carried out the botched forced deportation of Angolan Jimmy Mubenga, who was heard to scream, “Don’t do this” and “They are trying to kill me”, as he was restrained by three G4S guards. He then lost consciousness and died.

Is this the spirit in which the song, named “Securing Your World”, was written?

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