Tag Archive: Kidnapping

November 13, 2001: Coup d’etat in America – Just Left Blog Post – PDF

2007 Coup d’etat in America Blog I am writing this on November 13th. That day probably has little significance for most readers of this blog. But it is a day, as they say, that should live in infamy. On that…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Ali al-Marri Case Update – US Responsibility for Enforced Disappearances in the War on Terror – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Ali al-Marri Update: Reversing the Bush Administration’s War on Terror Policy In a reversal of the Bush Administration’s effort to detain people around the globe, last week, a federal appeals court in Virginia, which is a very conservative court ruled…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Telephone Justice Campaign – Italian Rendition Case – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Designer Taser Taser International Unveils Newest Civilian Stun Device- Amnesty International USA Renews Call for Independent Safety Review – Update from Co-host Dalia Hashad             New York Campaign for Telephone Justice- CCR victory Families in…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Guantanamo Fifth Anniversary Special Episode – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Guantanamo – Five Years January 11th marks five years of detainment for the more than 400 people at Guantanamo. For the full hour, Law and Disorder co-host and President of the Center for Constitutional Rights, Michael Ratner takes listeners through…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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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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LennonOno Grant for Peace – Acceptance Speech Notes – PDF

2006 LennonOno Grant for Peace Acceptance Speech Lennon ono peace award — 66 bday visa —Yesterday evening saw the film US against John Lennon- Overwhelmed and had tears in my eyes for much of it— Period I live thru and…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Reverse Rendition of Ahmed Omar Abu Ali – Uighur Muslims Transferred From Guantanamo To Albania – Iraq: The Logic of Withdrawal with Anthony Arnove – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Reverse Rendition Update Ahmed Omar Abu Ali was originally charged with plotting with Middle East terrorists to assassinate President Bush. An American student who studied abroad in Saudi Arabia, was kidnapped and tortured by Saudis and brought back to…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Interview with Tausif Paracha, Family Member of Guantanamo and MCC Detainees – NYPD Covert Surveillance and Photographing of Protesters – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Law and Disorder Co-Host Michael Ratner and producer Geoff Brady dispatch updates on the Padilla Case, the Graham Amendment and the weak-kneed New York Times journalists who delayed their story that revealed how the Bush Administration illegally spies, eavesdrops, and…
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Noam Chomsky, Arundhati Roy Among 13,000 to Sign Petition Calling for Release of Kidnapped Aid Workers – Democracy Now Transcript

More than 13,000 people, including Noam Chomsky and Arundhati Roy, have signed an online petition urging the release of four peace activists with the Christian Peacemaker Team kidnapped in Baghdad 10 days ago. We speak with a friend of one…
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International War Crimes

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Noam Chomsky, Arundhati Roy Among 13,000 to Sign Petition Calling for Release of Kidnapped Aid Workers – Democracy Now Video

More than 13,000 people, including Noam Chomsky and Arundhati Roy, have signed an online petition urging the release of four peace activists with the Christian Peacemaker Team kidnapped in Baghdad 10 days ago. We speak with a friend of one…
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International War Crimes

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