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American Raids in Libya & Somalia Expose Military Lawlessness

October 17, 2013

Michael Ratner: The U.S violates international law with kidnappings and armed attacks in sovereign countries The recent raids in Libya and Somalia expose the “utter lawlessness of the U.S. military, the U.S. government, and the CIA,” said Michael Ratner, President Emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights. “What's shocking about it is, of course, the…

Violent eviction of Gezi Park gives rise to “standing protesters”

June 20, 2013

Night of “shocking violence” in Turkey’s major cities results in wave of silent demonstrations

Obama: Rhetoric or New Direction?

January 24, 2013
Stephen Zunes tracks the history of John Kerry from Vietnam War critic to Iraq war hawk

Israel and US Strategic Interests

December 4, 2012
Vijay Prashad: In response to UN vote on Palestine, Israel withholds tax revenue from PA and announces new settlement construction; drones become a weapon of “police action” in war on terror

Leading US Officials Support Terrorist Listed Group with Impunity

October 12, 2012

Michael Ratner Report: Supreme Court finds Telecoms won’t be prosecuted for illegal wiretapping