Tag Archive: Whistleblowers

Law and Disorder Radio – A Setback for Obama’s War on Whistleblowers – BDS Movement Ignites Among US Food Co-Ops – Hosts: Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

Heidi Boghosian in the New York Times – Mobilizing Help for People Accused of Hacking   Book: The Man Who Wouldn’t Die, by Roger Hollinder – union organizer and legend Joe Hil Film about FBI Informant Brandon Darby – Better This World…
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Civil Liberties, Internet Freedom

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Phil Agee’s Death: Courageous Whistleblower Against CIA – The Nation and Just Left Blog Post

THE WHISTLEBLOWER: We mourn the passing of Philip Agee, the courageous former CIA officer who, in his 1975 book Inside the Company: CIA Diary, exposed the agency’s subversion of democracy and its practices of torture and murder, naming hundreds of…
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Civil Liberties, International War Crimes

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Terrorism and Dissent with Michael Ratner and Phil Donahue, Hosted by Amy Goodman – George Goodman Symposium, Provost Lecture Series, Stony Brook University – Video Link

http://www.c-span.org/video/?189760-1/terrorism-dissent Terrorism and Dissent At the seventh annual George Goodman Symposium and as part of the Provost’s Lecture Series, Mr. Ratner and Mr. Donahue spoke about the efforts to combat terrorism and the right of dissent. Among the topics they…
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Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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Law and Disorder Radio – Supreme Court Limits Whistleblower Protections – Chicago Police Torture Case – Tasers, Part 1 – Hosts: Dalia Hashad, Heidi Boghosian, Michael Steven Smith & Michael Ratner – Produced by Geoff Brady

  Supreme Court Limits Protections For Government Whistleblowers Whistleblowers lose rights. The recent Supreme Court decision (Garcetti v. Ceballos) has removed key pieces from the Whistleblower Protection Act of 1986. The decision effectively limits First Amendment protection for government whistleblowers…
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Civil Liberties, Internet Freedom

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Terrorism and Dissent with Phil Donahue – George Goodman Memorial Symposium, SUNY Stonybrook – Speech Notes – PDF

2005 George Goodman Symposium Speech Notes Drum beats of war—–media– Phil Donahue—and Amy (and David)— Better then I about role of media in leading us into war Phil is a living example of hero-try to do something diff–­ MSNBC—most watched—anti…
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Civil Liberties, Guantanamo / Illegal Detention, International War Crimes

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