Internet Freedom

Google Gagged and Ordered by NSA and FBI to Release Personal Communication Data of Wikileaks Staffers – TRNN Transcript

SHARMINI PERIES, EXEC. PRODUCER, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries, coming to you from Baltimore. Also, welcome to this edition of the Michael Ratner report. Michael Ratner is the president emeritus of the Center for Constitutional…
Read more

Internet Freedom

, , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Law and Disorder Radio – Heidi Boghosian Speech at Dissent Under Surveillance Panel – Al McCoy on the Senate Report on CIA Torture – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts Look Back at Several Legal Cases of 2014 Professor Steven Salaita Case Update Palestinians Join International Criminal Court After UN Rejection Michael Ratner: There is an Immediate Jurisdiction in the ICC on the Occupied Territories Michael Ratner: Guantanamo Statistics…
Read more

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Internet Freedom, Palestine

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Law and Disorder Radio – New Cuba-US Pact and Remaining Cuban Five Prisoners Released – Scott Horton on the Torture Report – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

New Cuba-US Pact and Remaining Cuban Five Prisoners Released Attorney Michael Ratner: We’ve been covering this case for years on here. They were wrongfully convicted. They had been sent into Miami to stop Miami-Cuban terrorism against Cuba. The U.S. in…
Read more

International War Crimes, Internet Freedom

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Law and Disorder Radio – Glen Ford on Ferguson Protests – Ohio Bill to Keep All Details of Executions Secret – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Michael Ratner: Is Congress’s Decision on Obama’s Plan to Close GTMO Really a Setback as Newspapers Report? Congress was considering whether to allow Guantanamo detainees to be resettled in the United States. That’s something Obama wants to do because so…
Read more

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Internet Freedom

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Swedish Court of Appeals Rule to Continue the Detention of Julian Assange – TRNN Transcript

The Swedish Court of Appeals upheld the continued detention of Julian Assange on Thursday. Assange has been held for four years without being charged with a crime, and he is an asylum at the Ecuadorian Embassy. Now to talk about…
Read more

Internet Freedom

, , , , , , , , ,

Law and Disorder Radio – Blackwater Guards Found Guilty of 2007 Baghdad Killings – Marjorie Cohn on Drones and Targeted Killing: Legal, Moral and Geopolitical Issues – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Michael Ratner Reports on an Important Break in the Julian Assange Case Longest Case of Pre-Trial Investigation in Swedish History in which the Prosecutor has Simply Sat on Her Hands What Sweden Did Here is Divert Attention from the Underlying…
Read more

International War Crimes, Internet Freedom

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Brooklyn Pathmaker to Peace “From Guantanamo to WikiLeaks: Taking on the State in a Post-9/11 World” – Video and Audio

Audio link Despite the effort of the 600 lawyers we put together, we have not been able to close Guantanamo, and this is emblematic of the darkness that we have sunk into. Julian Assange, Chelsea Manning, Jeremy Hammond, Edward Snowden…
Read more

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Internet Freedom

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,