Tag Archive: Homeland Security

Law and Disorder Radio – Mumia Abu-Jamal – Federal Court Allows for DHS Laptop Searches at Border – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Lynne Stewart Released from Prison, Returns Home Media, Pennsylvania Activists Come Forward White House Report: “Liberty and Security in a Changing World”                Mumia Abu-Jamal, Heidi Boghosian and Professor Johanna Fernandez We at Law and Disorder have…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Lannan Foundation Event – Ten Years After 9/11: War, Guantanamo, Civil Liberties and Hope with Michael Ratner – Right-Wing Firms Train Public Servants on Terror Threats (Rebroadcast) – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Ten Years After 9/11: War, Guantanamo, Civil Liberties and Hope   We hear a talk from our own Michael Ratner, who spoke at the James A. Little Theater in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He was in conversation with radio host…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Saving Habeas Corpus, Part 1 – A Dialogue with The Catskills’ Civil Rights Crusader, Michael Ratner- The Olive Press – by Gary Alexander – PDF

2008 Saving Habeas Corpus Part 1 It was the area code and prefix that set him off, and you could sense his eyes glazing for an instant as he spoke. “Whenever I hear the 657 phone code, I get excited…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – DNC Preparations in Denver – Less-Lethal Weapons – Military-Grade Spy Technology for Local Law Enforcement – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts Update: Bush Admits To Knowledge of Torture Authorization by Top Advisers Follow Up: Hedge Fund Managers Reap Billions Amid Slump Related: Torture Questions Hover Over Chertoff Related: The Pentagon’s Hidden Hand Related: US General ‘duped’ Over Guantanamo Bay  …
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – FBI Phone Surveillance – Scott Horton on Guantanamo – David Hicks Goes Before Military Tribunal – Child Detention in Texas – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

FBI Lies and Patriot Act Abuse Angry lawmakers are considering setting limits on the Patriot Act after the inspector general of the Justice Department had found the FBI abusing an administrative subpoena called “national security letters.” The FBI used this…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder – Muslims Targeted for Attending Religious Conferences Outside the US – Luis Posada – RNC Protest Lawsuit Settlement – Supermax Prisons – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Targeting Muslims The Council on American_Islamic Relations (CAIR), the New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) hold simultaneous news conferences in New York City and Buffalo, N.Y., to announce action against the Department…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Gitmo, Enemy Combatants and Torture: The End of the Rule of Law in America – University of Kansas – Speech Notes – PDF

2004 Gitmo, Enemy Combatants and Torture: The End of the Rule of Law in America Gitmo, enemy combatants and torture: the end of the rule of law in America­ Book, hat, flyer, metal bar What the matter with Kansas— Not…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Is This a Dark Age for Fundamental Legal Protection? – in It’s a Free Country: Personal Freedom in America After September 11 – Draft Chapter – PDF

2002 War on Terrorism or War on Liberty? (draft) 2003 Is This a Dark Age for Fundamental Legal Protection? (published chapter) Introduction I am writing this article in unimaginable times. Since September 11 of last year, I have watched with…
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Civil Liberties

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Making Us Less Free: War on Terrorism or War on Liberty? – Book Chapter in Implicating Empire: Globalization and Resistance in the 21st Century World Order – PDF

2002 Making Us Less Free: War on Terrorism or War on Liberty? Introduction I am writing this a little more than six months since the September 11 attacks rearranged the world’s legal and political landscape for all of us. In…
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Civil Liberties

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