Tag Archive: Espionage

Julian Assange May Be Exiled in the Ecuadorian Embassy, But Wikileaks Continues – TRNN Audio/Video Link

http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=767&Itemid=74&jumival=13881 The four points I want to talk about today are: one is Julian’s stay in the Embassy, which is continuing. Secondly, the continuing U.S. espionage investigation of Julian Assange and WikiLeaks, third is continuing work of WikiLeaks and Julian,…
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Julian Assange May Be Exiled in the Ecuadorian Embassy, But Wikileaks Continues – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner examines four areas of the Julian Assange case and progress to date. SHARMINI PERIES, EXEC PRODUCER, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries coming to you from Baltimore. And welcome to this edition of the…
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Google Gagged and Ordered by NSA and FBI to Release Personal Communication Data of Wikileaks Staffers – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner says that US government is still pursuing criminal investigations against Wikileaks Editor and staffers, not just because of what they have already released to the public but because of what they still continue to release

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The Three Remaining ‘Cuban 5’ Go Home –TRNN Transcript

In a historic move bypassing congress, President Obama restores diplomatic relations with Cuba, and in a simultaneous telecast President Raul Castro hails the decision but reminds us that the blockade is still in place, says Michael Ratner of the Center…
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The Three Remaining ‘Cuban 5’ Go Home – TRNN Video Link

In a historic move bypassing congress, President Obama restores diplomatic relations with Cuba, and in a simultaneous telecast President Raul Castro hails the decision but reminds us that the blockade is still in place, says Michael Ratner of the Center…
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Julian Assange: Why isn’t Sweden going to London? — Majority Report Video

Analysis about why Sweden has not questioned Julian Assange about the sexual misconduct allegations. Huge diplomatic brouhaha and all that needs to happen is for Sweden to go to the UK and question him in the Ecuadorean Embassy. Discussion of…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Michael Ratner on the Bradley Manning Verdict – Jules Lobel on the Pelican Bay Prison Hunger Strike – Michael Zweig Speech at Left Forum 2013 – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

 Michael Ratner: Bradley Manning Verdict Update I’ve been doing a lot of media on this lately, doing a lot of debates. I take a firm position. He should never have been tried in the first place. He’s a hero, he’s a whistleblower….
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WikiLeaks Attorney on Manning Guilty Verdict: Blowing Whistle on U.S. War Crimes is Not Espionage – Democracy Now Transcript

AMY GOODMAN: And we’re going to talk right now with Michael Ratner, Michael Ratner who is the president emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights and, particularly significant right now, the attorney for Julian Assange and WikiLeaks, both of which was raised…
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WikiLeaks Attorney on Manning Guilty Verdict: Blowing Whistle on U.S. War Crimes is Not Espionage — Democracy Now Video

 Attorney Michael Ratner responds to today’s verdict in the Bradley Manning trial. Manning was found guilty of 20 charges in total, including espionage, but he was acquitted of aiding the enemy, the most serious charge. “For him facing 136…
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WikiLeaks’ Lawyer Speaks out on Snowden — Thom Hartmann The Big Picture – Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=22NaSWn-Y0c Michael Ratner, Center for Constitutional Rights, joins Thom Hartmann. Like a scene out of the movie “The Terminal” – Edward Snowden is holed up in the transit zone of Moscow’s international airport. But with Russian officials vowing to let…
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