Tag Archive: Journalist Paul Jay

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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Justice Department Redefines Terrorism by Putting Assata Shakur on FBI List – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: Upping the reward and renewing interest in Assata Shakur, is aimed at labeling any use of violence with a political character as terrorism – even if the target is not a civilian. MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Guantanamo Hunger Strike Forces Debate About Detention – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner: Just when it seemed the illegal detention of prisoners at Guantanamo was off the radar, hunger strikers took control of their own destiny.

Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Wikileaks Releases Kissinger Cables and Two Decisions in Manning Trial – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: Kissinger files show important role Wikileaks continues to play revealing real history of US foreign policy; Judge makes one decision favorable to Manning, one not . MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Good to be with you…
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Internet Freedom

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Wikileaks Releases Kissinger Cables and Two Decisions in Manning Trial – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner: Kissinger files show important role Wikileaks continues to play revealing real history of US foreign policy; Judge makes one decision favorable to Manning, one not.

Internet Freedom

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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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Shutting Down Critique of Israel on Campus – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: Regulations against hate speech used to close down criticism of Israeli occupation JAY: So what are you–I know you’re working on a ton of things every week, but what are you going to talk about this week? RATNER:…
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Palestine

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