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Post 9/11 Wars and Violations of Civil Liberties Continue – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: Obama administration has reversed very little of Bush policy. PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay in Toronto. Nine/Eleven was a great crime against the people in the world trade centers,…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Anthony Arnove on the State of Perpetual War – Michael Ratner on the Guantanamo Syndrome – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Michael Ratner: The Other 9/11s NEW – From Attica to Pelican Bay – by Michael Ratner Inmates of Attica Correctional Facility v. Rockefeller (PDF)            The State of Perpetual War Since September 11, 2001, the US global…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Post 9/11 Wars and Violations of Civil Liberties Continue – TRNN Video Link

Compressed description of the repressive domestic policies since 2001. Obama administration has reversed little of the BUSH policy.

Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Ahmed Abdulkadir Warsame Somali Held on U.S. Ship – Natural Gas Drilling Moratorium To Be Lifted in New York – Second Round of Austerity Measures Imposed on Greece – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

CCR: Somali Captured and Held on US Ship Since April 2011 President Barack Hussein Obama is Impeachable US To Gaza Flotilla Update            Natural Gas Drilling Moratorium To Be Lifted in New York New York Governor…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Permanent Gitmo and Permanent War: New National “Defense” Bill – Law and Disorder Radio Transcript (Excerpt) and Just Left Blog Post

On the latest Law and Disorder Radio (began airing Monday on WBAI and around the country on various radio stations throughout the week), co-host Michael Ratner (Center for Constitutional Rights) noted a bill which made it through the House and…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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10 Years After 9/11: Civil Liberties, Hope and War, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee – Video

Michael Ratner pt.1 – Ten Years after 9/11 Civil Liberties, War and Hope from Kurt Johnson on Vimeo. Michael Ratner pt.2 – Ten Years after 9/11 Civil Liberties, War and Hope from Kurt Johnson on Vimeo.

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Leaked Guantanamo Documents – Will Potter on Green Is the New Red: An Insider’s Account of a Movement Under Siege – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Osama Bin Laden Story Inconsistencies: Analysis CF Law (By analogy in law) Pat Tillman and Jessica Lynch Authorization To Use Military Force, the Justification for Torture, Blowback Torture Architect John Yoo Writing in the National Review Dalia Hashad: Article in The Scoop: “Bin…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Obama’s National Security State – Interview – International Socialist Review – PDF

  Michael Ratner interviewed by Anthony Arnove Issue #74: Interviews Michael Ratner is president of the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) and is adjunct professor of law at Columbia University Law School. Ratner has also been a lecturer of international…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Internet Freedom

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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Assessment of the Obama Administration’s Record – Draft – PDF

2010 CCR Assessment of the Obama Administration’s Record Obama: One Year Later. Change? CCR’s Assessment of the Obama Administration’s First Year Candidate Obama campaigned on a promise of change. For many, his election inspired hope that we would finally see…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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CCR White Paper: Amend the War Powers Act – PDF

Amend the War Powers Act Executive Summary At the heart of American constitutional democracy is the concept of checks and balances: limits on the reach of each branch of government so that none can act unilaterally or exercise power without…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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