Tag Archive: Private Contractors

Part One “Who Killed Che? How the CIA Got Away with Murder”: New Book Ties Johnson Admin to Guevara’s Death – Democracy Now Transcript

On Monday, the Iraqi military detained private contractors working for the U.S. after a non-lethal shooting of an eighteen year old Iraqi girl on the streets of Baghdad. The contractors worked for Almco, a Dubai-based company, and were among the…
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International War Crimes

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Obama: One Year Later, Change? – Judson Memorial Church – Speech Notes – PDF

2010 Obama: One Year Later, Change? Speech Notes Ccr 2010 feb Judson before his inauguration ccr demanded an ambitious set of changes from obama and his administration— Esp on some of the key bush practices and lawlessness that undermined fundamental human…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Annual Report – 2010 – PDF

https://ccrjustice.org/sites/default/files/assets/CCR_Annual_Report_2010.pdf CCR Annual Report 2010 Letter from the President Michael Ratner – Page 2 Case index – Pages 27- 36

Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Cynthia McKinney and 20 Peace Activists Return From Israeli Prison – Pratap Chatterjee on Private Contractors in Afghanistan and Pakistan – Coup in Honduras – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Host Updates: U.S. To Continue Using Military Commission System Dangerous: Obama’s Preventive Detention System Segments This Week: Cynthia McKinney and 20 Peace Activists Return From Israeli Prison Private Contractors in Afghanistan/Pakistan Honduran Coup Tries to Halt Advance of Latin American…
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International War Crimes, Palestine

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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Annual Report – 2009 – PDF

https://ccrjustice.org/sites/default/files/assets/CCR_Annual_Report_2009.pdf CCR Annual Report 2009 Letter from the President Michael Ratner – Pages 4-5 Case Index – Pages 25-33

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Saving Habeas Corpus, Part 3 – A Dialogue with the Catskills’ Civil Rights Crusader, Michael Ratner – The Olive Press – by Gary Alexander – PDF

2008 Saving Habeas Corpus Part 3 Wheels have been turn­ing since the first part of this in­terview with the Center for Constitutional Rights’ president Michael Ratner began two issues back and keeping pace with the vital events that organization is…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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Victims Sue Blackwater – TRNN Transcript

On Monday, the Iraqi military detained private contractors working for the U.S. after a non-lethal shooting of an eighteen year old Iraqi girl on the streets of Baghdad. The contractors worked for Almco, a Dubai-based company, and were among the…
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International War Crimes

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Victims Sue Blackwater – TRNN Video Link

http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=767&Itemid=74&jumival=630  This episode is only available through The Real News Network Link. Michael Ratner on holding private military contractors accountable. Photo of the video image:

International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Kahlil Gibran International Academy Principal Debbie Almontaser Ousted – Marcus Rediker on The Slave Ship: A Human History – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Co-hosts Michael Ratner and Michael Smith deliver updates: Is Waterboarding Torture? By Michael Ratner on Justleft.org. Confirmation approved despite criticism that he failed to take a strong stand against water-boarding as form of torture. Senate Confirms Michael B Mukasey As…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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“They Protect People’s Lives”– One Month After Baghdad Killings, Bush Defends Blackwater USA – Democracy Now Transcript

One month after the Baghdad mass shooting that killed 17 Iraqi civilians, President Bush has defended Blackwater USA, saying they provide “a valuable service” and “protect people’s lives.” AMY GOODMAN: I want to go to the private military contractor Blackwater….
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International War Crimes

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