Tag Archive: CIA

Bringing the U.S. Torture Team Justice – TRNN Transcript

PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome to the Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay, and welcome to this edition of the Ratner Report with Michael Ratner, who now joins us from New York City. Michael is the President Emeritus of…
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International War Crimes

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Should Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld & CIA Officials Be Tried for Torture? War Crimes Case Filed in Germany – Democracy Now Video

A human rights group in Berlin, Germany, has filed a criminal complaint against the architects of the George W. Bush administration’s torture program. The European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights has accused former Bush administration officials, including CIA Director…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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The Torturers: Donald Rumsfeld, President George W. Bush, Dick Cheney – TRNN Transcript

The heavily redacted report on torture does not include Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo. PERIES: So, Michael, it is a grim torture report. Give us the highlights. RATNER: You know, it’s certainly grim. I guess highlights is one word. I guess…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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The Torturers: Donald Rumsfeld, President George W. Bush, Dick Cheney – TRNN Video Link

The heavily redacted report on torture does not include Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo.

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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American Exceptionalism at Play in Interpreting the Convention on Torture – TRNN Transcript

Back in 2009, upon taking office, President Obama issued an executive order that forbade cruel interrogations and practices of torture by U.S. officials anywhere, including the CIA. In 2005, standing up against the Bush administration, Mr. Obama (then Senator Obama)…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Important Revelations In New Leaks of CIA Torture Report – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner says that leaked portions of the Senate Select Committee Report obtained by Al Jazeera and McClatchy show clear evidence of torture by the CIA and other US officials authorizing it or engaging in it MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS,…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Important Revelations In New Leaks of CIA Torture Report – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner says that leaked portions of the Senate Select Committee Report obtained by Al Jazeera and McClatchy show clear evidence of torture by the CIA and other US officials authorizing it or engaging in it

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Mike Hamlin on Black Workers in Detroit – Remembering Journalist and Author Henri Alleg – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Ex-CIA Station Chief Robert Seldon Lady Arrested in Panama But Released Warrants are Likely for CIA Station Chiefs or Officials Whose Names are Known When Leaving U.S. Law and Disorder Interview – A Kidnapping in Milan        …
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Michael Ratner on Jeremy Hammond, Bradley Manning and Julian Assange – Stop and Frisk Lawsuit Closing Arguments – Ray McGovern on Doubting Obama’s Resolve to Do Right – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

A Phone Call to Save Lynne Stewart’s Life: Attorney General Eric Holder – 1 202 514 2001 White House President Obama – 1 202 456 1414 Federal Bureau of Prisons – Director Charles Samuels – 1 202 307 3198 ext…
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Civil Liberties, Internet Freedom

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