Tag Archive: The New York Times

Comparing Two Leakers – Letter to the Editor NY Times

To the Editor: Re “The Alarming Age of Surveillance” (editorial, June 12): I agree that Edward J. Snowden’s disclosures “do not amount to treason.” But I disagree with your description of Pfc. Bradley Manning as reckless and seemingly not caring…
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Internet Freedom

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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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“Mowing the Grass” in Gaza – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner: I don’t put human rights on an equal footing when it comes to talking about the oppressed versus the oppressor MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: It’s good to be with you, Paul, but the news…
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Palestine

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Leading US Officials Support Terrorist Listed Group with Impunity – TRNN Transcript

Michael Ratner Report: Supreme Court finds Telecoms won’€™t be prosecuted for illegal wiretapping MICHAEL RATNER, PRESIDENT EMERITUS, CENTER FOR CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS: Paul, it’s always good to be with The Real News. JAY: So what do you got this week? RATNER:…
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Civil Liberties

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A Right to Sleep in Tents – Letter to the Editor NY Times

To the Editor: Re “Bloomberg Says ‘Tent City’ Goes Beyond Free Speech” (news article, Oct. 17): Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg’s assertion that the Constitution doesn’t protect tents, but protects speech and assembly, is just wrong. Unfortunately for those involved in…
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Civil Liberties

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Should the U.S. Intervene in Libya? – Letter to the Editor NY Times

To the Editor: “Discord Grows on the Politics of Intervention” (front page, March 8) describes the tactical and political risks of American intervention in Libya, but nowhere does it state that such an action would be illegal unless authorized by…
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International War Crimes

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