Tag Archive: Secretary of State Colin Powell

Law and Disorder Radio – Rick Wolff on the Economic Crisis – Amy Goodman on Breaking the Sound Barrier – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Updates:   Settlement in 2002 FBI Interrogation CaseJustice Dept Asks Philadelphia-based Indymedia.us for visitors list Mets Citi Field Sponsors Meeting of Hebron Fund       Capitalism Hits the Fan: The Global Economic Meltdown and What to Do About It Today…
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Torture Team Deck of Cards – Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) – PDF

2009 Torture Team Cards 1 2009 Torture Team Cards 2 2009 Torture Team Cards 3 2009 Torture Team Cards 4 2009 Torture Team Cards 5 2009 Torture Team Cards 6 2009 Torture Team Cards Package 1 2009 Torture Team Cards…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention

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Laws Broken With Impunity Today, Can and Will be Broken Tomorrow: Investigate and Prosecute the Torture Team – Just Left Blog Post

In his first nationally televised interview, President-elect Barack Obama made this promise: “I have said repeatedly that America doesn’t torture. And I’m gonna make sure that we don’t torture. Those are part and parcel of an effort to regain America’s…
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On War Crimes and Torture: Should High Government Officials Be Investigated and Prosecuted? – Debate Between Michael Ratner and Stuart Taylor – Georgetown University – Speech Notes – PDF

2008 Georgetown Debate with Stuart Taylor Speech Notes Nov 20 Georgetown 08 Obama recently said he will —”make sure we don’t torture” Ran on that premise; end torture I am hopeful that will happen under his admin—lots he can do…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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The Road to Abu Ghraib: Paved with the Legal Opinion of Alberto Gonzales – PDF

2004 The Road to Abu Ghraib: Paved with the Legal Opinion of Alberto Gonzalez In a country governed by law, his legal and political career should have been finished. A lawyer who advocates breaking treaties and ignoring the cornerstones of…
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Shining Light on Guantanamo – Daily Freeman – by Bonnie Langston – Interview – PDF

2004 Shedding Light on Guantanamo The American military base at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba – shelter for nearly 600 detainees – is still in the news, but the real story has not emerged, according to part-time West Shokan resident Michael…
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Will the UN and OAS Recognize Aristide or Coup Leaders? – Democracy Now Video

We speak with the Center for Constitutional Rights’ Michael Ratner about who the United Nations and Organization should recognize as the legitimate government of Haiti under international law and we take a look at the English translation of Aristide’s resignation…
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International War Crimes

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Special Broadcast: Haitian First Lady Mildred Aristide Speaks From The National Palace in Port Au Prince – Democracy Now Transcript

Democracy Now! aired a special show Friday afternoon on the latest from Haiti where opposition groups with ties to the U.S. are preparing to invade the capital city of Port Au Prince. We spoke with Haitian First Lady Mildred Aristide,…
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International War Crimes

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SPECIAL BROADCAST: Haitian First Lady Mildred Aristide Speaks From The National Palace in Port Au Prince – Democracy Now Video

Democracy Now! aired a special show Friday afternoon on the latest from Haiti where opposition groups with ties to the U.S. are preparing to invade the capital city of Port Au Prince. We spoke with Haitian First Lady Mildred Aristide,…
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International War Crimes

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