Debate Over International Criminal Court Part One & Two – Democracy Now Transcript – PDF

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The proceedings against former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet have sparked a debate within the human rights community about future actions against human rights abusers and the establishment of an international criminal court. At issue is how to treat officials of the US government.

Guests:

  • Kenneth Roth, Executive Director of Human Rights Watch
  • Michael Ratner, attorney with the Center for Constitutional Rights