Tag Archive: Unions

Law and Disorder Radio – Taser Deaths – Victory in Republic Windows and Doors Factory Occupation – Verdict Against Holy Land Charity (Rebroadcast) – Harper’s Magazine Panel on Justice After Bush (Part 1) (Rebroadcast) – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Host Updates: Outpouring of Support For Shoe Thrower Ramsey Clark Receives United Nations Prize in the Field of Human Rights Cheney Confesses To Have Role In Approving Torture Mumia Supporters Organize Globally 334 Taser Related Deaths: AI Report – Co-host,…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes, Palestine

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Law and Disorder Radio – Rewriting Geneva Conventions – Cuban Five Court Decision – New York Cyclists’ Civil Liberties At Risk – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Rewriting Geneva Conventions Law and Disorder’s Michael Ratner Updates Related article – NY Times                         Cuban Five – Eleventh Circuit Court Decision Recently this month, the Eleventh Circuit decided…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Labor Rights, Free Trade Zones and the Chentex Struggle in Nicaragua – ZNet – PDF

2000 Labor Rights Free Trade Zones and the Chentex Struggle in Nicaragua In mid-September I traveled to Nicaragua as part of a delegation organized by the National Labor Committee (NLC), an organization that fights sweatshops and supports labor rights around…
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International War Crimes

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In the Matter of Fuentes – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket 1988-1989

Rosa Maribel Fuentes, a Salvadoran woman, living in Washington, D.C., works for the Na­tional Federation of Salvadoran Workers. CCR is assisting her in seeking political asylum, for she is certain that if she is deported to El Salvador she will…
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International War Crimes

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Local 1330, United States Steelworkers of America v. U.S. Steel (amicus)

Since 1977, U.S. Steel and the companies that took over Youngstown Sheet and Tube closed four mammoth steel mills in Youngstown, Ohio. More than 10,000 steelworkers lost their jobs and the area’s unemployment rate soared to over 13 percent. Local 1330…
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Civil Liberties

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