Tag Archive: Law and Disorder Radio

Law and Disorder Radio – Cuban Embassy Reopens in Washington DC After 54 Years – Greece Economic Crisis – President Obama’s Record Of Pardons – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Cuban Embassy Reopens in Washington DC After 54 Years The Cuban Embassy had closed down in 1961. It reopened on Monday July 20, 2015. The Cuban flag was flown in front of the three-story building in Washington D.C. Our own…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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National Lawyer’s Guild Speech Honoring Michael Smith – Speech Notes – PDF

Photo @ Robin Martin 2015 NLG Speech Honoring Michael Smith Michael debbie eli share a lot of our lives – One thing we don’t share is fishing—but we did once Going fishing tomorrow in Wisconsin -Michael’s brother in law-Michael used…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Eric Schlosser on the US Prison System – Muhammad Salah Case – Mishandled Lethal Injection in Florida – Lynch Mobs to the Killing State – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Eric Schlosser on the United States Prison System We’ve covered in depth on Law and Disorder the US-run prison industry abroad, from Guantanamo Bay prison, Cuba, Bagram prison in Afghanistan and Abu Ghraib in Iraq. These are the exports…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Lt. Ehren Watada First Commissioned Officer to Refuse Iraq Deployment – Sean Bell Shooting – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Co-hosts Dalia Hashad and Michael Ratner discuss the Hamdan Case, the Military Commissions Act of 2006 and Habeas Corpus.                 Download/Listen to this segment [15 MB] Lt. Ehren Watada, the First Commissioned…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Updates on Detentions and Racial Profiling – Eric Schlosser on the US Prison System – RFID Chips – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts Michael Ratner and Heidi Boghosian list some positive developments in detentions and the US government’s racial profiling of Muslims. Guantanamo Bay detainees are nearing a fifth year of being kept in cages despite the Center for Constitutional Rights winning…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Henri Alleg on Torture – Military Commissions Act of 2006 – Jim Lafferty on the Antiwar Movement – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Henri Alleg, Author of the The Question Hosts Michael Ratner and Michael Steven Smith interview Henri Alleg for the first half hour. Alleg, a French journalist living in Paris, supported Algerian independence during the French Algerian War (1954-1962). He…
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Civil Liberties

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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 – Laying the Foundation for a Police State, Part 3: Surveillance and Criminalizing Dissent – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Laying the Foundation of a Police State – Part III Surveillance and Criminalizing Dissent Since the summer of 2004, Law and Disorder has brought Pacifica listeners the voices of activists, authors and attorneys from the front lines. Last week,…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Rumsfeld Resigns, Laying the Foundation for a Police State, Part 2: Tracking the Disappeared, Guantanamo, Al-Marri & Jose Padilla – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Rumsfeld Resigns               Examining the Foundation of a Police State: Tracking the Disappeared In this second part of this four-part series, we take a look through the eyes and experiences of our guest attorneys…
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