Tag Archive: Immigrant

2/7 From a Zionist Youth to Outspoken Critic of a Jewish State – Michael Ratner on RAI – Reality Asserts Itself – TRNN Biographical Interview Transcript

On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Ratner tells Paul Jay of his journey – from seeing Israel as an extension of his Jewish identity to realizing Israel was a settler, colonial state. PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome to The Real…
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Palestine, Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Laying the Foundation for a Police State, Part 4: Iraq – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Laying the Foundation of a Police State – Part 4 – Iraq Since the summer of 2004, Law and Disorder has brought Pacifica listeners the voices of activists, authors and attorneys from the front lines. We’ve examined in a four…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Suspicious Brecht Forum Robbery – Immigrants’ Rights Protests – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Supreme Court arguments regarding the case of Salim Ahmed Hamdan. Hamdan, a Yemeni who was captured in Afghanistan in November 2001, is charged with conspiracy to commit war crimes, murder and terrorism. He claims he is an innocent father…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Exclusive Interview with a Pakistani Human Rights Attorney Minutes Before He Is Deported On Election Day; Organizers Estimate Between 3-4 People Are Deported Every Day From New York C – Democracy Now Video

Today we’re going to talk about an Election Day story that has not yet been reported by any media outlet. It’s a story about a pro-democracy activist and human rights attorney from Pakistan. He was deported on Election Day. He…
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Civil Liberties

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Overturned: As a Federal Appeals Court Overturns the Conviction of Three Officers Charged with Brutalizing Abner Louima – Democracy Now Video

A federal appeals court yesterday overturned the convictions of three white police officers charged in the 1997 torture case of Abner Louima. The officers — Charles Schwarz, Thomas Wiese and Thomas Bruder — had all been found guilty in an…
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Civil Liberties

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