Tag Archive: Center for Constitutional Rights
Good afternoon Karen, I was at a loss for words when I heard what Michael is going through. It was like a knife in the heart. I really love Michael and his courage and legacy. Attached are two photos of…
Is the Era of U.S.-Backed Anti-Castro Terrorism Over? Reflections on Restored Ties Between Nations – Democracy Now Video
Hundreds of dignitaries from Cuba and the United States gathered in Washington on Monday to mark the reopening of the Cuban Embassy after being closed for more than five decades. We speak to Congressmembers Raúl Grijalva and Barbara Lee;…
Wikileaks Revelations Expose US NSA Tentacles Reaching into Allied Governments Around the World – TRNN Transcript
DESVARIEUX: So Michael, so many revelations coming out this week, WikiLeaks revelations. Can we just talk about some of the most significant ones? RATNER: This week and last week. I actually wanted to address two topics. One is the revelations…
Wikileaks Revelations Expose US NSA Tentacles Reaching into Allied Governments Around the World – TRNN Video Link
CCR’s Michael Ratner breaks down how documents expose United States economic and political spying as CCR calls on UN to protect publishers as well as whistleblowers.
Law and Disorder Radio – In Memoriam: Ellen Ray – Magna Carta and Charter of the Forest 800-Year Anniversary – Professor Steven Salaita Academic Freedom Case Update – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady
Supreme Court Justice Scalia Calls Justice Ginsburg “Goldberg” Law and Disorder hosts remember Ellen Ray. She was…
Court Reinstates Case Against Former Attorney General, FBI Director and INS Commissioner – TRNN Video Link
Calling it a “big victory”, Michael Ratner says that after 13 years, the Center for Constitutional Rights will be able to proceed with its case against top Bush administration officials for post-9/11 abuse of immigrant detainees.
Court Reinstates Case Against Former Attorney General, FBI Director and INS Commissioner – TRNN Transcript
SHARMINI PERIES, EXEC. PRODUCER, TRNN: Welcome to the Michael Ratner report on The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries coming to you from Baltimore. On June 17, a U.S. appeals court reinstated a long-running lawsuit against several Justice Department officials…
The Magna Carta, or Great Charter, turns the ripe old age of 800 on Monday, June 15th. It’s considered a seminal building block of democracy because simply put, it established that everyone is subject to the rule of law. King…