Tag Archive: Obama Administration

Guantanamo: Twelve Years of US War Crimes – TRNN Transcript

Guantanamo camp continues to violate international laws and norms, including fake trials, media blackout on ongoing hunger strikes, and banning public disclosure of torture faced by detainees. MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: It’s always good to be…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Guantanamo: Twelve Years of US War Crimes – TRNN Video Link

The Center for Constitutional Rights and myself have been representing Guantanamo detainees since it opened. It will be 12 years January 11. There’s still 156 people in Guantanamo. I just want to make a prediction. There will still be people…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – US Covert Military Operations in Libya and Somalia – Phyllis Bennis on the US, Iraq, Afghanistan, Iran, Syria and Israel – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Lynne Stewart Turns 74 Phone Campaign for Lynne Stewart to be Let Out of Prison Under Compassionate Release Che Guevara Anniversary Shocking Statistics on Americans Under 30           The United States Military Kidnapping in Libya…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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US Spies on Its Allies For Business Intel, Not For National Security – TRNN Transcript

MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Always good to be with The Real News and with you, Jessica. DESVARIEUX: So, Michael, really busy week, especially with these new NSA revelations. We have a lot of U.S. allies really…
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Internet Freedom

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Law and Disorder Radio – Heidi Boghosian on Spying on Democracy: Government Surveillance, Corporate Power and Public Resistance (Part 2) – Ajamu Baraka on US Intervention in Syria – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Lynne Stewart’s September Letter National Lawyers Guild Letter Urging Compassionate Release for Lynne Stewart Chuck D Performance in Philadelphia and Mumia Protest US Pulling Back from War? NSA Shares US Intel with Israel – The Guardian Barrett Brown Case: Gag…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Internet Freedom

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US Attack On Syria Violates International Law – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: Without UN approval US attack on Syria violates international law. Thank you so much for joining us, Michael. So, Michael, the Obama administration is continuing this push for intervention in Syria. They’re working on getting approval from Congress….
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International War Crimes

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