Tag Archive: Israel

Law and Disorder Radio – Hamdan v. Rumsfeld – Israel’s Assault on Lebanon – Presidential Signing Statements – Lynne Stewart, Part 1 – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Israel’s Massive Assault Targeting Lebanese Civilians Israel has warned hundreds of thousands of Lebanese to leave Southern Lebanon as they continue to target Lebanon’s infrastructure and bomb civilian neighborhoods. Meanwhile, a ground invasion begins, and more than 340 Lebanese have…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – PATRIOT Act Re-Authorization – “If You See Something, Say Something” Artists – Remembering Rachel Corrie – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts open with an update on the Zacarias Moussaoui case. Moussaoui is a French terrorist of Moroccan descent involved in the conspiracy that resulted in the September 11, 2001 attacks. He was taken into custody by the Federal Bureau of…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Chicago Palestinian Man Prosecuted Based on Torture – Activists Dressed as Guantanamo Detainees Arrested – Joan Mellen on the JFK Assassination – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  A Chicago man of Palestinian extraction is being prosecuted in Chicago for conspiracy to aid Hamas. The prosecution is based on a confession extracted by torture by the Israeli’s when he was in Palestine. NY Times “journalist” Judith Miller…
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Law and Disorder Radio – NYPD Edits RNC Arrest Video – Academic Freedom at Columbia University – Flag Burning Amendment – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

NYPD Edit Arrest Video? The New York Times reported earlier this week that in some 400 cases [90%] of charges against RNC protesters were dropped because video recordings emerged showing that the arrested had not committed a crime during RNC…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Corrie et al. v. Caterpillar

https://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/corrie-et-al-v-caterpillar Corrie v. Caterpillar was a federal lawsuit filed against Illinois-based Caterpillar, Inc. on behalf of the parents of Rachel Corrie and four Palestinian families whose relatives were killed or injured when Caterpillar bulldozers demolished their homes. Corrie, a 23-year…
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Palestine

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It’s a Free Country – Washington Post Live Online Web Chat – Transcript – PDF

      2002 It’s a Free Country Live Chat Transcript In the post-Sept. 11 atmosphere — a global war on terrorism, high suspicion in the populace and suspected terrorists being held by the government, what has happened to dissent?…
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Civil Liberties

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Forum: Less Secure and Less Free: Civil Liberties and the War on Terror – with David Cole – Columbia Law School – Transcript – PDF

2001 Less Secure and Less Free: Civil Liberties and the War on Terror EDITOR’S INTRODUCTION On October 2, 2001, three weeks after the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, a Columbia University Law School forum was held…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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