Tag Archive: Alberto Gonzales

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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Law and Disorder Radio – Tort Reform – The National Security State – Free Trade – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

National Security/Tort Reform/Free Trade Tort Reform Examined An in depth with Steve Peskin and Shoshanna Bookson with the New York Trial Lawyers Association. Peskin and Bookson discuss how corporate welfare triumphs as insurance claims and are being capped.    …
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Michael Ratner: Gonzales “Has His Hand Deep in the Blood of the Conspiracy Of Torture” – Democracy Now Transcript

A contentious senate debate for the confirmation of Attorney General nominee Alberto Gonzales is expected next week, we speak with Center for Constitutional Rights attorney Michael Ratner about Gonzales’ role in laying the legal groundwork for torture at Abu Ghraib…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Four Remaining British Guantanamo Detainees To Be Freed – Democracy Now Transcript

The British government has announced that the four remaining British citizens held in U.S. custody at Guantanamo will be released. The four Brits are: Moazzam Begg, Feroz Abbasi, Martin Mubanga and Richard Belmar. We speak with Michael Ratner, president of…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Annual Report – 2005 – PDF

https://ccrjustice.org/sites/default/files/assets/files/CCR-annual-report-2005.pdf CCR Annual Report 2005 Letter from the President Michael Ratner – Pages 2-3 Case Index – Page 23                                  

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Held in Contempt – Financial Times – by Isabel Hilton – PDF

2004 Held in Contempt The preliminary hearings opened earlier this week in the first US military tribunals since the second world war, held in a spe­cially constructed courtroom in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. More than 700 men have been imprisoned in…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Personal & Profiles

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