Tag Archive: Political Prisoners

Correspondence with Archbishop Desmond Tutu Regarding Clemency for David Gilbert – PDF

2010 Correspondence with Archbishop Desmond Tutu Regarding Clemency for David Gilbert From: Michael Ratner Sent: Wednesday, December 22, 2010 4.51 PM To: Desmond Tutu Cc: Michael Ratner Subject: Re: David Gilbert : Clemency and Governor David Patterson: Follow-up and Phone…
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Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Filmmaker Vadim Jean on the Angola 3 – Shane Kadidal on Obama and Guantanamo – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Rights Groups Release Documents from (ICE) Agency FOIA Lawsuit Groups Call “Secure Communities” Program a Racial Profiling Dragnet that Undermines Community Policing and Public Safety Descendants Appeal to UN Over Latest Mamilla Cemetery Demolitions            …
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Law and Disorder Radio – Take Back the Land and the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Delegation to South Africa – Challenging Communication Management Units (CMUs) in Federal Prison – Personal Stories of FBI Entrapment – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Pope Benedict Ratzinger Accused of Covering Up Molestation Case of 200 Deaf Children Fingerprint Scans for UK Students FBI Tracks Down Those Who Travel to Cuba             Take Back the Land and the Center for…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Frances Golden on Mumia Abu Jamal – Laura Whitehorn, Susie Day and Matt Meyer on Political Prisoners in the US – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Frances Golden – Jailhouse Lawyers: Prisoners Defending Prisoners Against the United States of America by Mumia Abu Jamal Frances Golden joins us today to discuss a very well known political prisoner, as we continue our political prisoner series based on…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) First 100 Days Campaign – Chicago Police Torture – Beyond Guantanamo Panel – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates: Extremely Rare: Court Moves To Rehear Case of Canadian Rendition Victim Maher Arar NYC’s Plan To Track Everything That Moves Outrage At NYPD Plan To Track Vehicles NYPD Travel To London For Security Tips Detention Camp Set Up For…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Mumia Abu-Jamal – J. Soffiyah Elijah on Prisons, Prisoners and Political Prisoners – Luis Posada Carriles Released – Anthony Arnove on Iraq – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Recently we brought you the voices of activists and attorneys outside the Third Circuit Court in Philadelphia all responding to the oral arguments of Mumia Abu-Jamal. Today we have a chance to talk with lead attorney Robert R. Bryan…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Luis Posada Carriles Released – Mumia Abu-Jamal Hearing – War Czar – Jose Padilla and Habeas Corpus – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Habeas Corpus Update – Take Action Co-hosts Michael Ratner and Dalia Hashad update listeners on recent decisions regarding Guantanamo prisoners and habeas corpus. Dalia Hashad alerts listeners to upcoming event supported by a coalition of civil liberties groups. Day…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Abuse of Teenagers in the Texas Prison System – Deborah Small on Prison Reform – Joel Kovel on Overcoming Zionism – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

The Shaquanda Cotton Story Last year in Paris, Texas a 14-year-old black freshman shoved a hall monitor at Paris High School in a dispute over entering the building before the school day had officially begun. Shaquanda Cotton was sentenced to…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Fighting Back: A Benefit for the Lynne Stewart Defense Committee and the Mobilization to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal – Featuring Lynne Stewart and Michael Ratner – Event Poster and Speech Notes – PDF

2007 Fighting Back: A Benefit for the Lynne Stewart Defense Committee Event Poster 2007 Lynne Stewart Defense Committee Press Conference Flyer 2007 Fighting Back Speech Notes San fran 4 Thanks Jeff Lynne — Mumia– Pam— Barbara Lubin—- Thrilled to be…
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Civil Liberties, Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Cuban Five – Preserving the Ohio 2004 Election Ballots – Cuban Foreign Minister Felipe Perez Roque – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Superpower Principles Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, William Blum, Nobel Laureate Nadine Gordimer, Michael Parenti and Leonard Weinglass spell out the grim realities of US aggression against Cuba since 1898. In 1959, with the triumph of the Cuban Revolution, Washington implemented…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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