Tag Archive: Police State

Law and Disorder Radio – Johanna Fernandez on the Mass Incarceration Epidemic – Policing Trends at National Special Security Events – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Mass Incarceration Epidemic On January 19, the Malcolm X Commemoration Committee and 1199 SEIU activists presented the 17th Annual Dinner Tribute to the Families of Political Prisoners and Prisoners of War. It was called “Transforming Solidarity: Working Together to…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – ACLU Issues Statement in Response to Father-Daughter Dance Controversy – Wisconsin Department of Transportation and Federal Civil Rights Violations – Lance Selfa on The Democrats: A Critical History – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

                    PFCJ Challenge Sidewalk Arrests During Occupy Wall Street Anniversary Insane Clown Posse to Sue the FBI Texas Policeman Shoots Wheelchair-Bound Man (Brian Claunch) in the Head ACLU Issues Statement in…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Max Blumenthal on the Israelification of American Domestic Security – Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Women Farmers – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

IAE Report on Iran’s Nuclear Program New York Mayor Bloomberg Brags about Having Army of 7,000 Police Federal 1033 Program, Pentagon Arms Local Police Zuccotti Park Mini Police State New York Mayor Fines Street Musicians $250        …
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Settlement in May Day LAPD Police Brutality Cases – Novelist Nora Eisenberg on the First Gulf War – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Sarah Kunstler has baby boy, William Ferguson Kunstler Co-host Michael Ratner discusses debate at Princeton – Justice After Bush Justice Dept. Investigates Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Arizona Charles Barkley and Sheriff Joe’s Special Treatment Padilla v Yoo,…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – The First 100 Days: Dismantling the Police State in a New Presidency (Part 1) – Naomi Wolf on 10 Steps to Dictatorship – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

The First 100 Days: Dismantling the Police State in a New Presidency – Part 1 This is the first of a three part special. Law and Disorder hosts bring a series of interviews with key attorneys, authors and activists from…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe – Sundance Film Festival Q&A – Speech Notes – PDF & Excerpt Links

https://youtu.be/ItuWBep2s7c 2009 William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe Sundance Q&A Emily and Sarah—relevance to today—Kunstler fund for racial justice Long history with Bill—- Saw at nlg after 4 years jail for Chicago–unbowed CCR—founders —ccr — key issue – south—removal– king– Like…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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A Preventive Detention Law: Throwing Gasoline on an Almost Extinguished Fire – Just Left Blog Post

When I awoke this morning I saw the New York Times headline: “Post-Guantanamo: A New Detention Law?” (Nov. 15, 2008) I was afraid to read the article for I knew what was coming: some on the Obama team supported by…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Special Program on Economic Crisis with Rick Wolff, Max Wolff and John Ehrenberg – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Updates: Troy Davis Update Dr. Alan Berkman: Fighting Cancer Alan Berkman on Marion Control Unit European Center For Constitutional Rights: Nora Marx Case DHS Spy Satellite Violates Posse Comitatus Bailout Bill Loops In Green Tech, IRS Snooping Taxes Could…
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