Tag Archive: Donald Rumsfeld

Ten Years (Almost) After 9/11: Civil Liberties, War and Hope, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee – Speech Notes – PDF

2011 Ten Years (Almost) After 9/11: Civil Liberties, War and Hope 2011 Ten Years (Almost) After 9/11: Civil Liberties, War and Hope (early handwritten drafts)

Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) Assessment of the Obama Administration’s Record – Draft – PDF

2010 CCR Assessment of the Obama Administration’s Record Obama: One Year Later. Change? CCR’s Assessment of the Obama Administration’s First Year Candidate Obama campaigned on a promise of change. For many, his election inspired hope that we would finally see…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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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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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Torture and the Need for Justice: A Revolution Books Town Hall, Ethical Culture Society – Speech Notes – PDF

Medical Torture Guantanamo   2009 Torture and the Need for Justice Speech Notes Ethical, Wed June 3, 09 Michael Ratner #3 (june 2 1203) version 3 Pls to be here —gita diana jeremy laura chris (andy) Diana—survivor of  torture in…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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If Obama Won’t Prosecute, Spain will – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: Obama has a duty to prosecute while a Spanish judge moves ahead on his own. MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: It’s good to be with you, Paul. JAY: So bring us up to date. Where do…
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International War Crimes

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If Obama Won’t Prosecute, Spain Will – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner: Obama has a duty to prosecute while a Spanish judge moves ahead on his own.

International War Crimes

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The Torture Commission Trap – CounterPunch and Just Left Blog Post

Today I awoke to read that a number of human rights type groups have called on President Obama to create a commission of accountability to investigate and report publicly on torture and the cruel and inhumane treatment of detainees. There…
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International War Crimes

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The Trial of Donald Rumsfeld – Georgetown University Speech Notes – PDF

2009 The Trial of Donald Rumsfeld Georgetown University Speech Notes Georgetown march 18 2009 Witness against torture–make visible– Debate — Scorecard—where are we some almost 2 months in—battle New memos Prosecutions–nyrb danner battle History— CCR—gitmo, torture and abuse (everywhere) ;…
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International War Crimes

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