Tag Archive: Alberto Gonzales

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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Torture Team Deck of Cards – Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) – PDF

2009 Torture Team Cards 1 2009 Torture Team Cards 2 2009 Torture Team Cards 3 2009 Torture Team Cards 4 2009 Torture Team Cards 5 2009 Torture Team Cards 6 2009 Torture Team Cards Package 1 2009 Torture Team Cards…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Laws Broken With Impunity Today, Can and Will be Broken Tomorrow: Investigate and Prosecute the Torture Team – Just Left Blog Post

In his first nationally televised interview, President-elect Barack Obama made this promise: “I have said repeatedly that America doesn’t torture. And I’m gonna make sure that we don’t torture. Those are part and parcel of an effort to regain America’s…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – First Amendment Rights of Protesters – Labor Law for the Rank and Filer: Building Solidarity While Staying Clear of the Law – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Host Updates: National Lawyers Guild Calls For Immediate Release of Palestinian Fishermen Prosecutor Indicts Foes, and Cheney and Gonzales Watch: Michael Ratner – Should High Gov’t Officials Be Investigated and Prosecuted? – Quicktime Related News: Five Guantanamo Prisoners Ordered Released…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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On War Crimes and Torture: Should High Government Officials Be Investigated and Prosecuted? – Debate Between Michael Ratner and Stuart Taylor – Georgetown University – Speech Notes – PDF

2008 Georgetown Debate with Stuart Taylor Speech Notes Nov 20 Georgetown 08 Obama recently said he will —”make sure we don’t torture” Ran on that premise; end torture I am hopeful that will happen under his admin—lots he can do…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Combatant Status Review Tribunals – Giuliana Sgrena and Anthony Arnove on Iraq – Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Executive Director Vince Warren on Civil Liberties – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Combatant Status Review Tribunal Co-hosts Michael Ratner and Dalia Hashad discuss the legal efficacy of these tribunals for Guantanamo Bay detainees. From the Amnesty International USA site – “In the “war on terror”, detainees in US custody have been treated as potential…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Terrorism and Dissent with Michael Ratner and Phil Donahue, Hosted by Amy Goodman – George Goodman Symposium, Provost Lecture Series, Stony Brook University – Video Link

http://www.c-span.org/video/?189760-1/terrorism-dissent Terrorism and Dissent At the seventh annual George Goodman Symposium and as part of the Provost’s Lecture Series, Mr. Ratner and Mr. Donahue spoke about the efforts to combat terrorism and the right of dissent. Among the topics they…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Terrorism and Dissent with Phil Donahue – George Goodman Memorial Symposium, SUNY Stonybrook – Speech Notes – PDF

2005 George Goodman Symposium Speech Notes Drum beats of war—–media– Phil Donahue—and Amy (and David)— Better then I about role of media in leading us into war Phil is a living example of hero-try to do something diff–­ MSNBC—most watched—anti…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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