Tag Archive: Puerto Rico

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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Law and Disorder Radio – FBI to Expand Domestic Surveillance Powers – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

    President Obama Visits Puerto Rico Michael Ratner: History of Puerto Rico Is Commonwealth Status OK? FBI and Intel Dominate Puerto Rico Michael Ratner Testified with the Decolonization Committee at the UN Internal Politics Have Moved to the Right in…
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Law and Disorder Radio – Wisconsin Labor Uprising – Human Rights Crisis Continues in Puerto Rico – Left Forum 2011 – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

NLG Send Attorneys to Tunisia No Libyan-Style “Humanitarian Intervention” While Hundreds Killed in the Ivory Coast 172 Detainees in Guantanamo, 89 are Innocent and Approved for Transfer Leaving 36 People Referred for Prosecution – Military Commissions Return Extremely Dangerous: Executive Order on…
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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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Law and Disorder Radio – Puerto Rico General Strike – Guantanamo Update – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Updates: 13 Uighurs Captured By Warlords For Bounties Still in GTMO SHAC 7 Case Update – First Amendment Rights = Domestic Terrorism?         Historic Strike – Privatizing Puerto Rico; Bar Association Dismantled. Public services ground to a…
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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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El Comite Pro Rescate y Desarrollo de Vieques v. U.S. Navy – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1999

On July 23. 1999, a civic organization from Vieques filed a petition for Precautionary Measures and other remedies with Inter-American Commission on Human Rights of the Organization of American States. The petition aims to stop human rights violations being carried…
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In re Juan Mari Bras – Puerto Rico – CCR Docket Spring 1994

In June 1992 the Puerto Rican Supreme Court ordered the release of dossiers compiled by the Police Intelligence Division and the Justice Department, even if they contained the names of undercover agents and informers who had helped gather information on…
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International War Crimes

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In re Juan Mari Bras – Native Americans/Indigenous Peoples’ Rights – CCR Docket Fall 1992

When Juan Mari Bras, a leading Puerto Rican pro-independence leader, went to pick up the files of his son, Santiago Mari Pesquera, he was given only an index card with a file number, and not the file. Santiago Mari Pesquera,…
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