Tag Archive: Black Lives Matter

European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) Colloquium on Michael Ratner and Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) – Challenging the Powerful with Legal Means: Back to the Streets – Black Lives Matter (6/6) – Vince Warren with Moderator: Claire Tixteire

2016 marked the 50th anniversary of the founding of the New York-based Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) and the passing away of its President Emeritus Michael Ratner (1943-2016), who had made CCR his political home for 40 years. In 2007,…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Personal & Profiles

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Reed Brody Flipgram Compilation Photos – Adelante, Michael!!!

https://flipagram.com/f/abIDLpCEJB I made this Flipagram for Michael in August 2015 up at the farm with my partner Isabel Coixet when Michael was just diagnosed.  He watched it over and over. Pictures include (in order): Michael at Joel Kovel and DeeDee…
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Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Tom Hayden on Cuba – Ajamu Baraka on Baltimore and the Right to Resistance – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Heidi Boghosian: The Committee to Save Mumia Abu-Jamal Places Ad in New York Times – “Mumia Abu-Jamal Is Dying in Prison from Medical Neglect” Listen, Yankee!: Why Cuba Matters As relations between the United States and Cuba are radically changing,…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Documentary Film: 1971 – Pastor Nyle Fort on Inspiring and Awakening Political Activism in Youth – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

1971 On March 8th, 1971, a group of anonymous individuals calling themselves the Citizens’ Commission to Investigate the FBI broke into an FBI field office in Media, Pennsylvania. They stole thousands of government documents. Among the documents was proof that…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Mumia Abu-Jamal Responds to Grand Jury Not Indicting Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson – Civil Forfeiture: Federal Government Seizes Property of Business Owners – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts Discuss Mass Demonstrations in Wake of Ferguson Grand Jury Verdict                   Mumia Abu-Jamal Responds to Grand Jury Not Indicting Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson We talk today about the wide-scale pattern…
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