Tag Archive: Abu Ghraib

Law and Disorder Radio – In Memory of Attorney Leonard Weinglass – Wolfgang Kaleck on Universal Jurisdiction – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

In Memory: Attorney Leonard Weinglass To Hell With The Constitution, Obama Goes To War – Michael Ratner – How is it that Congress isn’t screaming at President Obama for usurping its power to take this nation to war against Libya? Triangle Shirtwaist…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Al McCoy on CIA Torture – Employee Free Choice Act – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

    Alfred McCoy: CIA OIG Report Last month, marked the release of the CIA’s Office of Inspector General report (PDF) investigating the use of “enhanced interrogation techniques” against detainees. The nearly fifty percent redacted report focused on incidents which exceeded the torture guidelines…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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The Trial of Donald Rumsfeld – Georgetown University Speech Notes – PDF

2009 The Trial of Donald Rumsfeld Georgetown University Speech Notes Georgetown march 18 2009 Witness against torture–make visible– Debate — Scorecard—where are we some almost 2 months in—battle New memos Prosecutions–nyrb danner battle History— CCR—gitmo, torture and abuse (everywhere) ;…
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International War Crimes

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We Need a Special Counsel – Room for Debate: A Truth Commission for the Bush Era? – New York Times

A criminal investigation and prosecution of the torture conspirators is a necessity, not a choice. As Maj. Gen. Antonio M. Taguba, who investigated the Abu Ghraib scandal for the Pentagon, declared in June 2008: “There is no longer any doubt…
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International War Crimes

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The Trial of Donald Rumsfeld – Amnesty International Magazine – with Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR)

2009 The Trial of Donald Rumsfeld In response to the attacks of September 11, 2001, top officials of the Bush administration authored an era of torture, rendition and secret detention—criminal acts for which they must be held accountable. In his…
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International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Abu Ghraib Torture Lawsuits Target Military Contractors in US Courts – ACLU Challenges Deportation of Sameh Khouzam – US War Resisters Lose Haven in Canada – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts Update: Bush Signs Spy Bill, ACLU Sues FISA – Surveillance Society: How They Voted Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Long Shot Appeal For Reversal of Last Year’s Third Circuit Ruling LAD/J.Patrick O’Connor Interview Secret US-Iraq “Status of Forces” Agreement Would Preserve Human…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Palestine

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WESPAC Foundation Awards Dinner – Speech Notes – PDF

2008 WESPAC Speech Notes Sunday April 12 08 Wespac speech final I. I am proud to stand here among the activists of Wespac—Front lines for a long time— Special relationship —Connie Hogarth for a long time— Dottie Zellner—- Old acquaintance—called…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Lynne Stewart on Larry Davis Case – Al McCoy on Taxi to the Dark Side – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Civil Rights Attorney Lynne Stewart Describes Larry Davis Case Today we welcome back civil rights attorney Lynne Stewart to discuss the recent stabbing death of Larry Davis in an upstate New York prison. Davis became known in the ’80s…
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