Tag Archive: The Real News Network

Ratner Report: The Palestine Exception to the First Amendment – TRNN Video Link

Any criticism of Israel and push for BDS is considered anti-Semitic – such extreme reactions are an indication of the success of the campaign. The most recent Stanford University case is another example of that success.

Civil Liberties, Palestine

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Bringing the U.S. Torture Team Justice – TRNN Transcript

PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome to the Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay, and welcome to this edition of the Ratner Report with Michael Ratner, who now joins us from New York City. Michael is the President Emeritus of…
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International War Crimes

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Bringing the U.S. Torture Team to Justice – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner says while the wheels of justice are slow, the Bush/Cheney torture team may be facing some kind of justice in various judicial proceedings.

International War Crimes

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Swedish Prosecutor in Julian Assange’s Case Retreats; US Continues Espionage Investigation – TRNN Video Link

Julian Assange of WikiLeaks and his lawyers have been asking the Swedish prosecutors to question Assange over sexual misconduct allegations in London, where he is in exile at the Ecuadorian Embassy. He’s been there for 1,000 days now. The alleged…
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Internet Freedom

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Swedish Prosecutor in Julian Assange’s Case Retreats; US Continues Espionage Investigation – TRNN Transcript

Julian Assange of WikiLeaks and his lawyers have been asking the Swedish prosecutors to question Assange over sexual misconduct allegations in London, where he is in exile at the Ecuadorian Embassy. He’s been there for 1,000 days now. The alleged…
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Internet Freedom

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Why the $655 Million Verdict Against the PA is Not A Victory for Human Rights –TRNN Transcript

Last week, Michael Ratner’s report was on the trial against the PA and the PLO in New York and its verdict. The piece was titled “Prejudicial Trial, Prejudicial Verdict: $218 Million”. Michael Ratner is joining us today from New York…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Why the $655 Million Verdict Against the PA is Not A Victory for Human Rights – TRNN Video Link

Michael Ratner says a US Court’s ruling against the Palestinian Authority demonstrates America’s hypocrisy towards Israel by impeding justice for victims of Israel while holding the Palestinian people collectively responsible for the acts of a few.

International War Crimes, Palestine

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Prejudicial Trial, Prejudicial Verdict: $218 Million – TRNN Transcript

PERIES: So, Michael, explain to us this case against the PLO and the PA in the United States. RATNER: It’s a really important case, unfortunately. And, of course, it’s broadened what I consider to be the power behind the colonial…
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Palestine

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Why is Obama Requesting an AUMF When We’re Already at War with ISIS? – TRNN Transcript

SHARMINI PERIES, EXEC. PRODUCER, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Sharmini Peries, coming to you from Baltimore. Following the most recent events, namely the flaming of the Jordanian pilot Muadh al-Kasasbeh and losing U.S. aid worker Kayla Mueller…
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International War Crimes

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