Tag Archive: Publisher Julian Assange

Manning and the Media – Panel Presentation – Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FkSDNN9gAco Michael Ratner, attorney with the Center for Constitutional Rights, during a panel presentation on “Manning and the Media” on the eve of Bradley Manning’s long-delayed trial. Ratner and the CCR are representing Wikileaks and Julian Assange, as well as…
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It’s Been Two Weeks Since a UN Panel Declared That Julian Assange Should Be Freed. Why Is He Still Detained? – The Nation

It’s time to end Julian Assange’s arbitrary detention at the hands of Sweden and the United Kingdom. By Melinda Taylor, Carey Shenkman and Michael Ratner On February 5, the United Nation’s highest authority on detention, the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD), found that our client…
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UN Victory in Assange Case – Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Blog – with Melinda Taylor and Carey Shenkman

In a major legal victory for international human rights law, the UN acknowledged the risk of extradition to the United States faced by journalist Julian Assange. This decision marks a significant development in the law of detention, and has enormous…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Steven Salaita Hired by American University of Beirut – Greece Economic Crisis Update – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

FBI Wants Access to Encrypted Communications Michael Ratner: Wikileaks – All the Chancellor’s Men Wikileaks July 4th Published Cables Trade and Services Agreement Cables Right-Wing, US-Orchestrated Protests Erupt in Ecuador Michael Ratner: Implications for Julian Assange         Hillary…
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Wikileaks Revelations Expose US NSA Tentacles Reaching into Allied Governments Around the World – TRNN Transcript

DESVARIEUX: So Michael, so many revelations coming out this week, WikiLeaks revelations. Can we just talk about some of the most significant ones? RATNER: This week and last week. I actually wanted to address two topics. One is the revelations…
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Wikileaks Revelations Expose US NSA Tentacles Reaching into Allied Governments Around the World – TRNN Video Link

CCR’s Michael Ratner breaks down how documents expose United States economic and political spying as CCR calls on UN to protect publishers as well as whistleblowers.

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Law and Disorder Radio – Centennial of Woody Guthrie’s Birth (Rebroadcast) – National Lawyers Guild Honors Co-Host Michael Smith – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Julian Assange Update Wikileaks Continues to Release Cables 17 Secret Documents Revealed on Trade and Services Agreement Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Cables Released 70,000 Saudi Cables Released Espionnage Élysée                   Woody Guthrie –…
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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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