Tag Archive: Protest

Law and Disorder Radio – Ginger Adams Otis on Fire-Fight: The Century-Long Battle to Integrate New York’s Bravest – Fight to Reinstate Teacher Who Allowed Students to Send Mumia Get Well Cards – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Fire-Fight: The Century-Long Battle to Integrate New York’s Bravest It has taken nearly a century of well-orchestrated grassroots organizing to squarely address rampant racial discrimination in the New York City Fire Department. In 1919 Wesley Williams became the first African-American…
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Civil Liberties

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Law and Disorder Radio – Susan Schnall, Jim Lafferty and Doug Rawlings on the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

50-Year Anniversary of the Vietnam War: Professor Susan Schnall From 1967 to 1969, during the Vietnam War, Lieutenant J.G. Susan Schnall was a Navy nurse stationed at a hospital in Oakland, California treating wounded Marines. She and other soldiers threw…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Ratner Report: The Palestine Exception to the First Amendment – TRNN Transcript

SHARMINI PERIES, EXEC. PRODUCER, TRNN: Welcome to the Michael Ratner Report on The Real News Network. As you know, Michael Ratner is a President Emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights in New York. Michael, thank you so much for…
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Palestine

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Ratner Report: The Palestine Exception to the First Amendment – TRNN Video Link

Any criticism of Israel and push for BDS is considered anti-Semitic – such extreme reactions are an indication of the success of the campaign. The most recent Stanford University case is another example of that success.

Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Brooklyn Pathmaker to Peace “From Guantanamo to WikiLeaks: Taking on the State in a Post-9/11 World” – Video and Audio

Audio link Despite the effort of the 600 lawyers we put together, we have not been able to close Guantanamo, and this is emblematic of the darkness that we have sunk into. Julian Assange, Chelsea Manning, Jeremy Hammond, Edward Snowden…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Internet Freedom

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Law and Disorder Radio – 9/11 Memorial Museum Protests Over Islamophobic Video – Carey Shenkman on Journalist Shield Laws – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Michael Ratner: Guantanamo Bay Prisoner Exchange Five Taliban in Exchange for a U.S. Prisoner Held in Afghanistan 149 Detainees Left in Guantanamo Prison – 88 Cleared for Release Michael Smith Reports on Highlights of the 2014 Left Forum    …
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, Internet Freedom

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Law and Disorder Radio – US Infiltrates Cuba with Fake Social Media Platform – John Brittain on the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

 NLG Students at Boston’s Suffolk University Urge Disinvite of Abraham Foxman Commencement Honorary Law Degree Spanish Court Refuses to Close Guantánamo Torture Investigation When Radical Lawyers Take the Airwaves           U.S. Agency Infiltrates Cuba with Fake…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Whitewashing Human Rights Abuses and Suppressing a Popular Revolution in Bahrain – Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi Ousted After Massive Protests – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Bolivian President Blames ‘North American Empire’ for Blocking His Flight NATO Surveillance of European Union Amnesty International: USA Must Not Prosecute Whistleblower Ed Snowden Julian Assange Turns 42 Michael Ratner Updates on Hunger Strike at Guantanamo Bay Prison Attorney and…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Internet Freedom

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