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The New York Times and “Liberal Media” Helped Sell the Iraq War – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: The NYT and other “liberal” commentators led the way in selling the WMD myth and justified the Iraq war; their mea culpas ring hollow. MICHEAL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Good to be with you, Paul….
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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The New York Times and “Liberal Media” Helped Sell the Iraq War – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner: The NYT and other “liberal” commentators led the way in selling the WMD myth and justified the Iraq war; their mea culpas ring hollow.

Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Telephone Justice Campaign – Italian Rendition Case – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Designer Taser Taser International Unveils Newest Civilian Stun Device- Amnesty International USA Renews Call for Independent Safety Review – Update from Co-host Dalia Hashad             New York Campaign for Telephone Justice- CCR victory Families in…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Should the Former Iraqi Dictator Be Tried Before An Iraqi or an International Court? – Democracy Now Transcript

Democracy Now! hosts a debate with the chief U.S. prosecutor at the Nuremberg trials Benjamin Ferencz, Michael Ratner of the Center for Constitutional Rights as well a two Iraqi Americans living in the U.S. on how Saddam Hussein should be…
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International War Crimes

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Should the Former Iraqi Dictator Be Tried Before An Iraqi or an International Court? – Democracy Now Video

 Democracy Now! hosts a debate with the chief U.S. prosecutor at the Nuremberg trials Benjamin Ferencz, Michael Ratner of the Center for Constitutional Rights as well a two Iraqi Americans living in the U.S. on how Saddam Hussein should…
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International War Crimes

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Bush’s Single-Bullet Theory to Assassinate Saddam Hussein: International Human Rights Attorneys Michael Ratner and Reed Brody Respond to Bush’s Press Secretary Ari Fleischer’s Call to Kill – Democracy Now Video

The White House yesterday endorsed the assassination of Saddam Hussein as a means of achieving its aim of regime change in Iraq. Ari Fleischer, the White House press secretary, said that a “one-way ticket” or a “single bullet” were ways…
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International War Crimes

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Impeachment and Iraq – with Jules Lobel (unpublished) – PDF

1998 Impeachment and Iraq Politicians are not known for appreciating irony. In better times, the spectacle of self-righteous patriotism emanating from Washington this week would have been merely ridiculous. In wartime, it is tragic. Take, for example, House Majority Whip…
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International War Crimes

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Statement of Rep. John Conyers, Jr. – Congressional Teach-In on Iraq – PDF

1998 Conyers Statement – Congressional Teach-In on Iraq I want to thank all of you for coming today. Before I introduce the speakers and describe the format of this event, let me say something about developments over the last few…
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International War Crimes, Personal & Profiles

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