Michael meets with victims of the contras in a Nicaraguan military hospital, 1982, shortly after filing Sanchez-Espinoza v. Reagan, challenging U.S. support for the contras.
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Viva El SMP Northern Nicaragua war zone – Michael by one of his favorite signs.
6/7 Fighting Reagan’s Secret, Illegal Wars – 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. We’re continuing our series on Reality Asserts Itself with Michael Ratner, who now joins us in the studio again. Michael’s president emeritus of…
Facts: 1986, the International Court of Justice held that US financial support of paramilitary activities by the Contras against the Sandinista government in Nicaragua violated both a treaty between the countries and customary international law. But, the US withdrew from…
Note: Michael Ratner (top right), Richard Levy (standing on left with shoulder briefcase), Arthur Kinoy and seated in front of the banner is Reed Brody. This was a sit-in protesting U.S. intervention in Central America held in front of the federal building at…