Tag Archive: Patriot Act II

Obama’s Human Rights Record Pt.2 – TRNN Transcript

Ratner: Obama declared end to torture and secret prisons, but rights in US still threatened. PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome back to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay in New York City. I’m joined again by Michael Ratner….
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Cheney Pushes to Make Eavesdropping Law Permanent – TRNN Transcript – Part Two

Ratner: Why should Congress make the decision on wiretapping and not the court? (2 of 3) PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR: The other big issue in this legislation is this question you raised before about immunity for the telephone companies who…
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Civil Liberties

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Cheney pushes to make eavesdropping law permanent – Part Two – TRNN Video Link

http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=767&Itemid=74&jumival=857   This episode is only available through The Real News Network Link. Ratner: Why should Congress make the decision on wiretapping and not the court? (2 of 3) Photo of the video image:

Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – PATRIOT Act Re-Authorization – “If You See Something, Say Something” Artists – Remembering Rachel Corrie – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts open with an update on the Zacarias Moussaoui case. Moussaoui is a French terrorist of Moroccan descent involved in the conspiracy that resulted in the September 11, 2001 attacks. He was taken into custody by the Federal Bureau of…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Over a Hundred Thousand Are Expected to Protest in Manhattan This Saturday Despite the Banning of a March: The Federal Second District Court of Appeals Yesterday Upheld the Ban – Democracy Now Video

Millions of people on five continents are expected to protest against war in Iraq on Saturday. From Antarctica to the Pacific Islands, hundreds of cities in sixty countries will be holding events. The list of rallies, vigils and marches continues…
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Civil Liberties

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