Tag Archive: Bush Administration

European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) Colloquium on Michael Ratner and Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) – Challenging the Powerful with Legal Means: Filing 100% on Principle – Post 9/11 Legal Sagas (5/6) – Baher Azmy, Manfred Nowak, with Moderator: Florian Jessberger

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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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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Friedman & Gilbert Criminal Justice Forum, Cleveland Marshall College of Law: “Running Scared: Eviscerating Rights in the Post-9/11 World” Speech Notes – PDF

  2011 Running Scared: Eviscerating Rights in a Post-9/11 World Speech Notes  

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Saul Landau Documentary: Will the Real Terrorist Please Stand Up? – Interviews from Occupy Wall Street Encampment – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Dean Christopher Edley – Prosecution of Torturers in the Bush Regime Anwar al-Awlaki’s Extrajudicial Murder – Michael Ratner Occupy Wall Street Brooklyn Bridge Arrests – Margaret Ratner Kunstler Saul Landau – Will the Real Terrorist Please Stand Up? We welcome back internationally…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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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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What Impact Did 9/11 Have on America? – The Guardian – Michael Ratner: ‘The loss of liberty in the wake of 9/11 will remain the legacy we have left our children’

Our panel examines the cultural and political legacy of the al-Qaida attacks and the US response in the decade since Martin Kettle, Andrea LeBlanc, Hadley Freeman, Wajahat Ali, Michael Ratner, Peter Preston, Carie Lemack and Paul Pillar Michael Ratner: ‘The…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Gaza Freedom March Debrief – Sig Libowitz on Guantanamo Film The Response – Free Fahad Hashmi – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Haiti Relief: Partners In Health Fahad Hashmi Vigil                 Historic International Support: Gaza Freedom March Debrief Hundreds of activists with the Gaza Freedom Marchers have returned from Israel, Palestine and Egypt bringing home incredible stories from the largest…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Russ Baker on the Bush Dynasty – Philip Weiss on J Street and Israel/Palestine – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Veronica Jones – Mumia Witness Passes Cuban Five Resentencing Update Heidi Boghosian’s Father – Varujan Boghosian Gallery Opening CCR Torture Team Trading Cards Sent To Library of Congress (NEW) Michael Ratner – Muting Our Criticism of Obama: If We Don’t Speak…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Palestine

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