Palestine

Brandeis 50th Reunion Statement – PDF

2015 Brandeis 50th Reunion Statement Brandeis began my transition into a radical that wanted to change the world and particularly take on the US role in repression and war. Where else could I hear Malcolm X, Marcel Duchamp, Allen Ginsberg…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Internet Freedom, Palestine, Personal & Profiles

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Why the $655 Million Verdict Against the PA is Not A Victory for Human Rights – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner says a US Court’s ruling against the Palestinian Authority demonstrates America’s hypocrisy towards Israel by impeding justice for victims of Israel while holding the Palestinian people collectively responsible for the acts of a few.

International War Crimes, Palestine

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Prejudicial Trial, Prejudicial Verdict: $218 Million – TRNN Transcript

PERIES: So, Michael, explain to us this case against the PLO and the PA in the United States. RATNER: It’s a really important case, unfortunately. And, of course, it’s broadened what I consider to be the power behind the colonial…
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Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Lessons from Attica: From Prisoner Rebellion to Mass Incarceration and Back – Steven Salaita Sues University of Illinois Over Firing for “Uncivil” Gaza Tweets – Dan Georgakas on Syriza Victory in Greek Parliamentary Elections – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Lessons from Attica: From Prisoner Rebellion to Mass Incarceration and Back Fyodor Dostoevsky observed that “the degree of civilization in a society can be judged by entering its prisons.” Our guest Dr. Heather Ann Thompson reports in her recent article…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – G. Flint Taylor on the Racist History of Police Unions – Presentation by Steven Salaita: Inter-Nationalism: Encountering Palestine in American Studies – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

 Blood on Their Hands: The Racist History of Police Unions The NYPD police officer union’s outrageous assertion that New York Mayor Bill de Blasio had “blood on his hands” in the murder of two NYPD officers is consistent with the…
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Will the ICC Charge Israel With War Crimes? – TRNN Video Link

The Palestinian Authority has signed the Rome Statute, paving the way to access the International Criminal Court, based in The Hague. If accepted, Palestinians plan to pursue a case against Israel for crimes committed during the military assault on Gaza…
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International War Crimes, Palestine

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Will the ICC Charge Israel With War Crimes? – TRNN Transcript

SHARMINI PERIES, EXEC. PRODUCER, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries, coming to you from Baltimore. Welcome to the first edition of the 2015 Michael Ratner report. The Palestinian Authority has signed the Rome Statute, paving the…
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International War Crimes, Palestine

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

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Law and Disorder Radio – ICC Says Gaza Still Occupied, Israel May Have Committed War Crimes – 67-Year-Old Palestinian-American Rasmea Odeh Found Guilty – Documentary Film: Food Chains – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Michael Ratner: U.S. President Barack Obama to Seek Additional War Powers from Congress                   ICC Says Gaza Still Occupied, Israel May Have Committed War Crimes, but Court Refuses to Hear Attorney Michael…
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International War Crimes, Palestine

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