Tag Archive: Economic Rights

Gallatin Global Fellowship in Human Rights, NYU – Speech Notes – PDF

2015 NYU Speech Notes NYU Vasuki Nesiah 11–moving to listen Admire commitment and global south and areas of liberation struggles–Ireland Actual physical courage-Egypt Palestine Israel particularly close to me And political courage lgbtq rights; (Uganda) so Africa and anc relation to shack…
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International War Crimes

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Muting Our Criticism of Obama: If We Don’t Speak Out Who Will? – Just Left Blog Post

At a reception I attended the other day a progressive acquaintance came up to me and said the left “must stop bashing Obama. Keep doing it and he will lose the election. We should be thankful for what we have.”…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Lynne Stewart – Cuban Five – Jack Rasmus on Inequality and the Police State – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Co-host Michael Ratner, and President of the Center for Constitutional Rights updates Law and Disorder listeners on the Military Commissions Act. Michael Ratner with other attorneys from CCR spent the last week in Washington DC garnering support from Senators…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Rewriting Geneva Conventions – Cuban Five Court Decision – New York Cyclists’ Civil Liberties At Risk – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Rewriting Geneva Conventions Law and Disorder’s Michael Ratner Updates Related article – NY Times                         Cuban Five – Eleventh Circuit Court Decision Recently this month, the Eleventh Circuit decided…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Illegal Israeli Wars in Lebanon and Gaza – Miami Cubans React to Fidel Castro’s Illness – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Miami Cubans React to Fidel Castro’s Illness With international headlines monitoring the health of Fidel Castro, the leader of Cuban’s revolutionary history for the past 50 years, Law and Disorder hosts Michael Ratner and Michael Smith take in a long…
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International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – May Day Roundtable Discussion – Catastrophic Climate Change Forum – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

May Day Roundtable Discussion – Law and Disorder hosts talk with Annette Rubenstein, literary historian and author, Haymarket playwright Zayd Dorn, and Julie Ruben with the Brecht Forum. The discussion winds through historic labor movements in the last century, as…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Racial Profiling in Georgia – Venezuelan Justice Fernando Ramon Vegas Torrealba – International Endowment for Democracy – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Racial Profiling Hosts discuss the undercurrents of racism embedded in the fabric of daily life in the United States. As in Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney’s recent experience, Law and Disorder co-host, Dalia Hashad shares her own experience with listeners of…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Paul Craig Roberts on Executive Overreach – Panel Excerpts: From New Orleans 1973 to Guantanamo 2006: A Discussion on Torture at the Hands of the US Government – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Paul Craig Roberts – Hosts discuss with former assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan administration how the Neoconservative movement has dismantled legislation to create a police state.                   From New…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Tort Reform – The National Security State – Free Trade – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

National Security/Tort Reform/Free Trade Tort Reform Examined An in depth with Steve Peskin and Shoshanna Bookson with the New York Trial Lawyers Association. Peskin and Bookson discuss how corporate welfare triumphs as insurance claims and are being capped.    …
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