Tag Archive: Detroit

Law and Disorder Radio – Judge’s Ruling Allows Detroit Bankruptcy to Move Forward – Challenging Terrorist Watch Lists and No Fly Lists – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Djamel Ameziane Sent from Guantánamo Prison to Algeria Remembering Nelson Mandela as One of the Founders of ANC Military Wing Heidi Boghosian Reads from Mandela’s Rivonia Trial Speech Audio of Mandela’s Rivonia Trial Speech Text of Mandel’s Rivonia Trial Speech…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Pardiss Kebriaei on Closing Guantanamo – City of Detroit Plans to Cut Retiree Pensions and Healthcare – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

US State Department’s Office of Guantanamo Closure The US State Department’s Office of Guantanamo Closure was shut down in January and is now in the process of reopening. President Obama recently appointed Clifford Sloan, a Washington lawyer, to run the…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Former Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge Found Guilty – US Social Forum in Detroit – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Former Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge Found Guilty Former Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge was found guilty last week, 25 years after the evidence of torture and police abuse was brought forward. Burge was not convicted of abusing prisoners–the statute…
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Civil Liberties

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Blurb for The Color of Law: Ernie Goodman, Detroit, and the Struggle for Labor and Civil Rights by Steve Babson, Dave Riddle and David Elsila – Draft – PDF

2010 Blurb for The Color of Law: Ernie Goodman, Detroit, and the Struggle for Labor and Civil Rights Imagine Clarence Darrow immersed in progressive movements for social change and you might have some sense of the remarkable, indomitable Ernie Goodman….
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Civil Liberties

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