Tag Archive: Muslim

Where’s the Outrage Over Spying on Muslim Civil Rights Leaders? – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: NSA and FBI spying on the lawful political activity of Muslim Americans, as revealed by The Intercept, is no different than the surveillance of Martin Luther King, Jesse Jackson, and other black civil rights leaders. Thanks for being…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Where’s the Outrage Over Spying on Muslim Civil Rights Leaders? – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner: NSA and FBI spying on the lawful political activity of Muslim Americans, as revealed by The Intercept, is no different than the surveillance of Martin Luther King, Jesse Jackson, and other black civil rights leaders.

Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Yes Mr. President, This Is Who We Are – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner and Paul Jay analyze President Obama’s defense of his drone and Guantanamo policies – a policy based on continuing US dominance in the Middle East; Obama’s speech was interrupted by Code Pink’s Medea Benjamin.  BARACK OBAMA, U.S. PRESIDENT:…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Yes Mr. President, This Is Who We Are – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner and Paul Jay analyze President Obama’s defense of his drone and Guantanamo policies – a policy based on continuing US dominance in the Middle East; Obama’s speech was interrupted by Code Pink’s Medea Benjamin

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Marijuana Legalization in Washington and Colorado – Glen Ford on Egypt and Syria – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Heidi Boghosian: EyeSee Mannequins and Surveillance State: “In-Person Community” Destroyed Michael Ratner: Bradley Manning Case Update New York Times Fails to Cover Manning Testimony Michael Ratner: Julian Assange Ecuador Embassy Update         Marijuana Laws: State Votes…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Internet Freedom

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CAIR Los Angeles 16th Annual Banquet – Speech Notes – PDF

Human rights lawyer Michael Ratner delivered an earnest keynote address at CAIR-LA’s 16th Annual Banquet. Ratner described the “assault” of Islamophobia on civil liberties in America, and the importance of CAIR’s work in safeguarding those liberties and upholding the constitutional…
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Palestine

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Rally Calls for Release of “Holy Land Five” – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: Government incarceration of five leaders of a Muslim foundation that supported Palestinians is an affront to human rights. MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: It’s always good to be with you. HAFIZ: Thank you. Can you…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Appeal Denied in Holy Land Five Case – Event in Philadelphia Marks 30 Years of Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Incarceration – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Police to Test Laser that Blinds Rioters Police Employ Predator Drone on the Home Front                      Appeal Denied In Holy Land Foundation Case Last week, the Fifth Circuit dismissed the…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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