Tag Archive: Speech

Truthtellers as Heroes: Wikileaks and the Struggle for Democracy – Maverick Lecture Series – Trinity University – Speech Notes – PDF

2013 San Antonio Speech Notes 4/8 Version 6 San Antonio Final Cut  Michael Ratner I so appreciate your having me; your willingness to hear the unconventional ­ Lucky u have Bill Scanlon–2 gitmo  people-impressive; wonderful trip around San Antonio My…
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Internet Freedom

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Jeremy Hammond Recusal Hearing Rally Speech – PDF

2013 Jeremy Hammond Recusal Hearing Rally Speech I’m Michael Ratner; I’m from the Center for Constitutional Rights in New York. We represent WikiLeaks and Julian Assange; and we’re here in part because we want to support alleged sources for WikiLeaks….
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Julian Assange Acceptance Speech – Read by Michael Ratner – 2013 Yoko Ono Lennon Courage Award for the Arts – Speech Notes – PDF

Yoko Ono Lennon presents her “2013 Courage Awards for the Arts” to Julian Assange of Wikileaks in absentia. Accepting the award for Assange are Michael Ratner (2nd from left) and Balthasar Garzon Real (2nd from right). Daniel Ellsberg (left) and…
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WikiLeaks & Bradley Manning’s Attorneys Address the Public – Speech Notes – PDF

2012 Bradley Manning Support Network Speech Notes Event hosted by the Bradley Manning Support Network in support of whistleblower Bradley Manning. Learn more and get involved at www.chelseamanning.org. Video taken on December 3, 2012 includes presentation by attorney David Coombs, with…
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CAIR Los Angeles 16th Annual Banquet – Speech Notes – PDF

Human rights lawyer Michael Ratner delivered an earnest keynote address at CAIR-LA’s 16th Annual Banquet. Ratner described the “assault” of Islamophobia on civil liberties in America, and the importance of CAIR’s work in safeguarding those liberties and upholding the constitutional…
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Palestine

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Unjust Extradition of British Citizens to the US Must Stop – Public Meeting on US-UK Extradition – Speech Notes – PDF

2012 Public Meeting on US-UK Extradition Speech Notes UNJUST EXTRADITION OF BRITISH CITIZENS TO THE US MUST STOP Public Meeting Wednesday 23rd May 6-8pm Hend House (also Zakat House), 233 Shaftesbury Avenue, London WC2 8EE Meeting in support of Syed…
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International War Crimes

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