Tag Archive: Canada

US Spies on Its Allies For Business Intel, Not For National Security – TRNN Transcript

MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Always good to be with The Real News and with you, Jessica. DESVARIEUX: So, Michael, really busy week, especially with these new NSA revelations. We have a lot of U.S. allies really…
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Internet Freedom

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Omar Khadr Returned to Canada After US and Canada Ignored International Law for Years – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: The Khadr case and others show how human rights have deteriorated in the US; Assange right to fear extradition. MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Always good to be with you, Paul. JAY: And I guess…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Omar Khadr Returned to Canada After US and Canada Ignored International Law for Years – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner: The Khadr case and others show how human rights have deteriorated in the US; Assange right to fear extradition.

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Michael Ratner and Margaret Ratner-Kunstler on Occupy Wall Street – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Jose Couso Murdered By US Military In Iraq Sami al-Hajj – Former Guantanamo Prisoner, Now Al-Jazeera Correspondent 44th Anniversary of Che Guevara’s Murder Who Killed Che? How the CIA Got Away With Murder Groups Follow Former US President George W….
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Upcoming Antiwar Conference in Albany – Iraq War Veteran, Conscientious Objector and Musician Clifton Hicks – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  G20: Canadian Police do not have special powers under their public works act New UK government publishes major reports on Bloody Sunday and to settle damages for Guantanamo torture.                     Anti-War…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Charlotte Dennett on Prosecuting Bush – Michael Ratner Debates Stuart Taylor on Prosecuting High Government Officials on War Crimes and Torture – Michael Tigar on Accountability for Torture – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates – News: US Mulls Unusual Tactic as Blackwater Charges Loom Chevron Found Not Liable For Killings, Shootings, Torture Of Nigerian Protesters Government Contests Order to Release Innocent Uighers From Guantanamo Harper May Suspend Canada Parliament To Keep From Being…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Maher Arar Case Update – Economic Crisis – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Omar Khadr – First Military Commissions Trial To Go Forward Ali al-Marri – Key case defining enemy combatant – update with Jonathan Hafetz Salim Ahmed Hamdan Decision                     Update: Canadian Rendition Victim…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Palestine

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Canada Folds: Takes U.S. & Gitmo off Torture List – Just Left Blog Post

(excerpted from Realnews.com) The outrage is that the Canadians removed the United States and Guantanamo from a list of countries and places where the use of torture could be suspected on persons in custody. They did so only because they U.S….
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