Tag Archive: Martin Luther King

From Guantanamo to Wikileaks: Taking on the State in a Post 9/11 World – Bard College – Speech Notes – PDF

  2015 Bard College Speech Notes 9/11 paradigm shifting – constant – what needs Empire war race capitalism rampant inequality No matter the topic its always been about fighting against the US — Of course wikileaks snowden Gitmo Torture–prosecutions War—…
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Civil Liberties, Internet Freedom

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Law and Disorder Radio – US Infiltrates Cuba with Fake Social Media Platform – John Brittain on the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

 NLG Students at Boston’s Suffolk University Urge Disinvite of Abraham Foxman Commencement Honorary Law Degree Spanish Court Refuses to Close Guantánamo Torture Investigation When Radical Lawyers Take the Airwaves           U.S. Agency Infiltrates Cuba with Fake…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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3/7 MLK and a Radicalizing Moment in American History – Michael Ratner on Reality Asserts Itself – TRNN Biographical Interview Transcript

Mr. Ratner tells Paul Jay how the message and death of Dr. King, the army occupation of Baltimore and the police attack on the Colombia U. protest profoundly shaped the rest of his life. PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome…
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Civil Liberties, Personal & Profiles

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3/7 MLK and a Radicalizing Moment in American History – Michael Ratner on Reality Asserts Itself TRNN Biographical Interview Video

Mr. Ratner tells Paul Jay how the message and death of Dr. King, the army occupation of Baltimore and the police attack on the Colombia U. protest profoundly shaped the rest of his life

Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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The Message of MLK, Bradley Manning and the Collateral Murder Video – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: Anniversary of King’s “Beyond Vietnam Speech” and release of Wikileaks “Collateral Murder” video MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Good to be with you, Paul. JAY: So what are you focusing on this week? RATNER: Well,…
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International War Crimes, Internet Freedom

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Ten Years (Almost) After 9/11: Civil Liberties, War and Hope, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee – Speech Notes – PDF

2011 Ten Years (Almost) After 9/11: Civil Liberties, War and Hope 2011 Ten Years (Almost) After 9/11: Civil Liberties, War and Hope (early handwritten drafts)

Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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10 Years After 9/11: Civil Liberties, Hope and War, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee – Video

Michael Ratner pt.1 – Ten Years after 9/11 Civil Liberties, War and Hope from Kurt Johnson on Vimeo. Michael Ratner pt.2 – Ten Years after 9/11 Civil Liberties, War and Hope from Kurt Johnson on Vimeo.

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – In Memory of Attorney Leonard Weinglass – Wolfgang Kaleck on Universal Jurisdiction – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

In Memory: Attorney Leonard Weinglass To Hell With The Constitution, Obama Goes To War – Michael Ratner – How is it that Congress isn’t screaming at President Obama for usurping its power to take this nation to war against Libya? Triangle Shirtwaist…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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On the Celebration of King’s Birth: Israel in Gaza: A Time Comes When Silence is Betrayal – Just Left Blog Post & Amnesty

On the celebration of King’s birth I often read or listen to the anti-war speech that he gave at Riverside Church on April 4, 1967—A Time to Break the Silence. It was a powerful statement of his opposition to the…
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Palestine

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