Tag Archive: Protest

Law and Disorder Radio – IRS Allows Private Prison Corporation Tax Exempt Status – Bush Library Direct Action – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

IRS Allows Private Prison Corporation Tax Exempt Status Billboard companies, casinos and private prisons are among many American corporations declaring the status of special trusts in order to avoid paying federal taxes. The Corrections Corporation of America, which owns and…
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Civil Liberties

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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 – CODEPINK Anti-Drone Delegation to Pakistan – Phyllis Bennis on 11 Years of War in Afghanistan – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Chipotle Signs Fair Food Agreement with Coalition of Immokalee Workers Michael Ratner: Supreme Court Rules on Telecom Immunity Bush Politicians Accepted Donations from Terrorist Group M.E.K. Veterans and Allies Arrested in New York as Afghanistan War Enters Year 12  …
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Quebec Student Protests – Austerity and Second-Round Elections in Greece – Martin Garbus on the Cuban Five and the Media – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

PCJF Victory for Occupy Protesters on Brooklyn Bridge Boumediene v. Bush Update – The Habeas Cases Are Essentially Done Jose Padilla’s Case – Prisoner Abuse Sustained Under Category of “Enemy Combatant” Court Rules in Favor of Executive Power Authorizing Torture    …
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Wisconsin Governor Recall Election – ACLU Tries to Halt Single-Sex Classes in Public Schools – Quebec Students Protest Against Tuition Hikes and Bill 78 – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Law and Disorder Tip of the Hat Award – EPIC – DHS Words Julian Assange Case Update – Extradition in Sweden – Hillary Clinton Going to Sweden Bradley Manning Support Committee           Wisconsin Governor Recall Election…
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Civil Liberties, Internet Freedom

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Law and Disorder Radio – Settlement in Case of Mass Arrests of Chicago Anti-War Protesters – Locking Away Children for Life Without Parole – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

 Park Slope Food Co-op Vote Mamilla Cemetery Update              Vodak Settlement: Setting a Precedent for Demonstrations Attorneys with the National Lawyers Guild recently settled a class action lawsuit brought against the Chicago Police Department on behalf…
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Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Ten Years of Guantanamo – International People’s Tribunal on NATO War Crimes in Africa – Cornell and Technion of Israel to Build Campus on Governor’s Island – Lawsuit Challenging Stop and Frisk – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Ten Year Anniversary of Guantanamo Bay Prison Co-host Michael Ratner and president emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) gives listeners an overview of the habeas corpus legal battles to close Guantanamo Bay prison and an in-depth look at the…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Occupy Wall Street: Activist Tim Weldon and Attorney Margaret Ratner-Kunstler – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Al-Awlaki’s 16-Year-Old Son, a US Citizen, Also Killed Who Killed Che? How The CIA Got Away With Murder                       Occupy Wall Street – Think Tanks and Organizing Like many protesters…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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