Tag Archive: Nicaragua

Remembering Michael Ratner – Louis Proyect – Blog

(Image TecNica Volunteers) Michael Ratner, one of the most effective and respected constitutional rights attorneys in the USA and president emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights, died of cancer yesterday. The NY Times ran an obit that was noteworthy for…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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Reed Brody Flipgram Compilation Photos – Adelante, Michael!!!

https://flipagram.com/f/abIDLpCEJB I made this Flipagram for Michael in August 2015 up at the farm with my partner Isabel Coixet when Michael was just diagnosed.  He watched it over and over. Pictures include (in order): Michael at Joel Kovel and DeeDee…
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Personal & Profiles

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6/7 Fighting Reagan’s Secret, Illegal Wars – Michael Ratner on Reality Asserts Itself – TRNN Biographical Interview Transcript

PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome back to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay in Baltimore. We’re continuing our series on Reality Asserts Itself with Michael Ratner, who now joins us in the studio again. Michael’s president emeritus of…
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International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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6/7 Fighting Reagan’s Secret, Illegal Wars – Michael Ratner on Reality Asserts Itself TRNN Biographical Interview Video

Mr. Ratner tells Paul Jay that Reagan ushered in a period of murderous suppression of opposition to US hegemony in Latin and Central America.

International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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Manzanarez v. C&Y Sportswear, Nien Hsing Textile Co., Ltd. and Chentex Garments

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/manzanarez-v-cy-sportswear-nien-hsing-textile-co-ltd-and-chentex-garments Manzanarez v. C&Y Sportswear, Nien Hsing Textile Co., Ltd. and Chentex Garments is a case that highlighted workers’ rights violations committed by C&Y Sportswear, Nien Hsing Textile Co., Ltd., and Chentex Garments in Nicaragua. In December of 2000, the…
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International War Crimes

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Labor Rights, Free Trade Zones and the Chentex Struggle in Nicaragua – ZNet – PDF

2000 Labor Rights Free Trade Zones and the Chentex Struggle in Nicaragua In mid-September I traveled to Nicaragua as part of a delegation organized by the National Labor Committee (NLC), an organization that fights sweatshops and supports labor rights around…
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International War Crimes

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