Tag Archive: Puerto Rican Independence

Law and Disorder Radio – The Campaign to Free Oscar Lopez Rivera – Genocide in the Middle East, the Ottoman Empire, Iraq and Sudan – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Iraqi Woman Sues Bush Administration for Illegal Iraq War Remembering Ronnie Gilbert from The Weavers      The Campaign to Free Oscar Lopez Rivera There’s been a long struggle by Puerto Ricans here in the United States for the independence…
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International War Crimes

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5/7 Puerto Rican Independence Movement and Cuba Further Radicalized Me – Michael Ratner on RAI TRNN Biographical Interview Video

Mr. Ratner tells Paul Jay that in the 70’s, the thrust for a more radical movement in New York was led by the fight for Puerto Rican independence.

Civil Liberties, Personal & Profiles

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5/7 Puerto Rican Independence Movement and Cuba Further Radicalized Me – Michael Ratner on RAI Reality Asserts itself – TRNN Biographical Interview Transcript

Mr. Ratner tells Paul Jay that in the 70’s, the thrust for a more radical movement in New York was led by the fight for Puerto Rican independence. If there’s one important story that gets almost zero coverage today, it…
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4/7 The Butcher of Attica – Michael Ratner on Reality Asserts Itself TRNN Biographical Interview Video

Mr. Ratner tells Paul Jay that Gov. Rockefeller ordered the 1971 massacre of rebelling black prisoners to send a message throughout the US prison system.

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4/7 The Butcher of Attica – Michael Ratner on Reality Asserts Itself – TRNN Biographical Interview Transcript

PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome back to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay in Baltimore, and we’re continuing our series of Reality Asserts Itself interviews with lawyer–I should say, radical human rights lawyer Michael Ratner, who now joins…
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Civil Liberties, Personal & Profiles

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Law and Disorder Radio – Puerto Rican Political Prisoner Carlos Alberto Torres Released After 30 Years – CCR and ACLU Sue Obama Over Limits on Lawyers Seeking to Represent Suspect on Administration “Kill List” – Lawyers Arrested in Arizona Immigration Protests – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Longtime activist Marilyn Jean Buck passes Puerto Rican Activist Lolita Lebron Remembered Attorney and radio host Jim Lafferty Anti-War Conference Debrief                          Puerto Rican Political Prisoner Released Today…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Lynne Stewart Case Update – Pro-Independence Puerto Ricans Subpoenaed by NYC Grand Jury – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Hosts Update – US Attorney General Refuses to Say Waterboarding Is Torture                             U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Hears Lynne Stewart’s Arguments Law and…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Willie Brown Death Penalty Case – FBI Repression in Puerto Rico – NSA Spying on Attorneys – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Key Ruling Ahead for Death Penalty as mentally ill death row inmate Willie Brown is scheduled for execution by lethal injection this Friday April 21st . Learn more about the issue here. U.S. District Judge Malcolm J. Howard will decide…
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