Tag Archive: First Amendment

Law and Disorder Radio – Irvine 11 Case Update – Omar Barghouti on the Boycott, Divestment and Sanction Movement Against Israel – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

The Irvine 11 Case In what appears to be a growing government trend of prosecuting outspoken supporters of Palestine, 11 Muslim students were arrested for disrupting a speech–in this case that of the Israeli ambassador to the United States, Michael…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Jon Burge Sentenced – Bill Goodman on the State of Democratic Rights – Human Rights in Honduras Post-Coup – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

 Jon Burge, Former Chicago Police Commander, Sentenced to 4 1/2 Years Here on Law and Disorder we’ve reported on the ongoing developments of the Chicago torture case and former Chicago police commander Jon Burge. Burge has been sentenced to four and a…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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A New Stage in the War on Dissent – Socialist Worker

Michael Ratner is the president of the Center for Constitutional Rights, a leading organization in opposing the dismantling of civil liberties under the Bush, and now Obama, administrations. He spoke with Nicole Colson about the recent raids on the homes…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Gaza Freedom March Debrief – Sig Libowitz on Guantanamo Film The Response – Free Fahad Hashmi – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Haiti Relief: Partners In Health Fahad Hashmi Vigil                 Historic International Support: Gaza Freedom March Debrief Hundreds of activists with the Gaza Freedom Marchers have returned from Israel, Palestine and Egypt bringing home incredible stories from the largest…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Palestine

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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Annual Report – 2010 – PDF

https://ccrjustice.org/sites/default/files/assets/CCR_Annual_Report_2010.pdf CCR Annual Report 2010 Letter from the President Michael Ratner – Page 2 Case index – Pages 27- 36

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Jeff Haas on the Assassination of Fred Hampton – ACORN Lawsuit – Professor Sues North Carolina State University Over Free Speech on Israel-Palestine – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Michael Ratner: Sartre, Existentialism and Marxism on the Question of Terror: Talking with Sartre                THE ASSASSINATION OF FRED HAMPTON: How the FBI and the Chicago Police Murdered a Black Panther We are…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Naomi Klein on the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) Movement Against Israel – Adam Shapiro on Israel’s Continued Assault on Gaza – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Obama and Executive Order to Close Guantanamo Report: 61 Percent of Guantanamo Detainees Return to Battlefield = Propaganda CIA Lobbies Heavily For Pardons Crush Videos and the First Amendment Israel in Gaza: “A Time Comes When Silence Is Betrayal”…
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International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – First Amendment Rights of Protesters – Labor Law for the Rank and Filer: Building Solidarity While Staying Clear of the Law – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Host Updates: National Lawyers Guild Calls For Immediate Release of Palestinian Fishermen Prosecutor Indicts Foes, and Cheney and Gonzales Watch: Michael Ratner – Should High Gov’t Officials Be Investigated and Prosecuted? – Quicktime Related News: Five Guantanamo Prisoners Ordered Released…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Protests Mark 6 Years of Guantanamo – Yemeni Guantanamo Detainees – Remembering Philip Agee – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

World Marks GTMO’s Sixth Year January 11th marks six years of imprisonment for the more than 300 prisoners at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba. Last year on Law and Disorder we had taken listeners through a brief history of…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Updates on the Jena Six and Cuban Five – You Have No Rights: Stories of America in an Age of Repression by Michael Rothschild – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Jena 6 Update Today on Law and Disorder co-host Heidi Boghosian debriefs Eugene Puryear, Howard University student and key national political organizer for the Jena 6. They discuss the denying of a request to release Mychal Bell, whose arrest in…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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