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Ratner, Michael 1943-

Works: 67 works in 124 publications in 3 languages and 2,718 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Trials, litigation, etc  Archives  Sources  Biography  Personal narratives‡vAmerican 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: KF1309.5, 341.48
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Publications about Michael Ratner
Publications by Michael Ratner
Most widely held works by Michael Ratner
Hell no : your right to dissent in 21st-century America by Michael Ratner( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 666 libraries worldwide
Examines attacks upon and criminalization of dissent and protest in the United States and offers advice on opposing government policies and protecting oneself from government surveillance and interference
Guantánamo : what the world should know by Michael Ratner( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 539 libraries worldwide
Looks at the Guantánamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba and the people being held there by the United States
The trial of Donald Rumsfeld : a prosecution by book by Michael Ratner( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
A civil rights organization lays out the evidence that high-level officials of the Bush administration ordered, authorized, and permitted war crimes. This work constitutes one of the only attempts to hold high-ranking Bush administration officials criminally responsible for their actions
International human rights litigation in U.S. courts by Beth Stephens( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 239 libraries worldwide
Written by leading human rights litigators and theorists, this treatise offers a comprehensive analysis of human rights litigation in U.S. courts under the Alien Tort Statute and related provisions
The Pinochet papers : the case of Augusto Pinochet in Spain and Britain ( Book )
10 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
14. Decision by the Appellate Committee of the House of Lords, 25 November
Che Guevara and the FBI : the U.S. political police dossier on the Latin American revolutionary ( Book )
6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Against war in Iraq : an anti-war primer by Michael Ratner( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
This pamphlet details some of the Bush Administration's alleged justifications for a new war against Iraq, as well as legal violations, underlying motives, consequences and alternatives
El Che Guevara y el FBI : el expediente de la policía política de Estados Unidos sobre el revolucionario latinoamericano ( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Who killed Che? : how the CIA got away with murder by Michael Ratner( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Hell no : your right to dissent in twenty-first-century America by Michael Ratner( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Outlines what today's activists must know about the threats posed by federal law enforcement agents and their tactics. Includes the actual text of the recently released FBI Domestic Investigations and Operations Guide, in which the FBI spells out its approach to policing dissent. Also includes information on several key security practices that offer the best protection from government surveillance and interference
International prosecution of human rights crimes by Wolfgang Kaleck( file )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
1 In his separate opinion in the Nuclear Weapons case, Judge Mohammed Bed- oui, then the President of the International Court of Justice, called nuclear we- ons "the absolute evil. " There are a few other things which merit being called - solutely evil. They are the predicates of the International Criminal Court and of various domestic laws patterned on the Rome Statute: war crimes, crimes against humanity, genocide, and aggression. A conference organized by the Berlin-based Republikanischer Anwältinnen- und Anwälteverein (Republican Lawyers As- ciation) and the New York-based Center for Constitutional Rights was held in Berlin in June 2005 under the title Globalverfassung versus Realpolitik (Global Constitution versus Realpolitik). It dealt with the tension between these univ- sally accepted norms and the actual practice of governments in an age charact- ized by the ill-defined concept of the "war on terror. " This book is the outcome of that conference. It is intended for a wide variety of readers: academics, all kinds of jurists, as well as human rights activists, who sometimes know more about the applicable law than the legal experts. It owes its existence to a paradox: On the one hand, new structures for dealing with the most serious international crimes are being put into place
America's disappeared : secret imprisonment, detainees and the "war on terror" ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The Bush Crimes Commission hearings 1. Wars of aggression ; 2. Torture and indefinite detention ; 3. Attacks on global AIDS programs ; 4. Destruction of the global environment ; 5. Response to Hurrican Katrina : before, during and after ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
"'Is the administration of George W. Bush guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity?' That is the question the International Commission of Inquiry on Crimes Against Humanity Committed by the Bush Administration investigated ... This DVD set includes five 28 minute segments on each of the five indictments, compelling and visceral footage of the issues scrutinized, and a segment on the summary of the Verdict and Findings of Fact of the Commission."--Container
Gels, genes, grafts, and giants : festschrift on the occasion of the 70th birthday of Allan S. Hoffman by Stuart L Cooper( file )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
In celebration of Allan HoffmanaaC--(t)s 70th birthday, a symposium entitled Gels, Genes, Grafts and Giants was held in Maui in December 2002. This symposium, organized by The University of Washington Engineered Biomaterials (UWEB) NSF Engineering Research Center, was a great success, with many excellent papers presented by scientists from all over the world. All those who made oral or poster presentations at the symposium, but also those who worked with Allan Hoffman in the past or worked in similar research areas were invited to submit articles for special issues of the Journal of Biomateria
XXI Century ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Looks back at issues of war and patriotism in the later half of the 20th century in America. David Cline, Vietnam war veteran and president of Veterans for Peace, remembers the Vietnam war along with others, including the notorious "chicken-hawks" who tell how they succeeded in avoiding going to war. Nelson Mandela reflects on the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombs while Hiroshima survivors remember the tragic event. With the help of Noam Chomsky and Howard Zinn, political activists of the 1960s revisit the anti-war movement
XXI Century ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Presents a critical examination of the response of the mass media complex to the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attacks which too often worked as a propaganda machine of the Bush administration. A meaningful list of concrete examples is enumerated by journalists and newspeople including Greg Palast of the BBC and The Guardian, Katha Pollitt of the Nation, Amy Goodman of Democracy Now, Danny Schecter of Media and many others who enumerate examples of how the mainstream media abdicated its public role as watchdog of the power
XXI Century ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Examines what has happened in America after September 11th, 2001, looking at its impact on American political issues such as freedom, democracy, the First Amendment, the Constitution and the Bill of Rights ... and the Patriot Act. Civil rights activists and others question the "official" version and the status quo. Also looks at rallies and demonstrations against the war in Afghanistan and anti-terrorism policies of the Bush administration and investigates the effectiveness of the peace movement
America's disappeared : secret imprisonment, detainees, and the "War on terror" by Barbara Olshansky( file )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The confirmation proceedings for Alberto R. Gonzales and Condeleeza Rice, like the Abu Ghraib prison scandal, triggered a national debate about the U.S. government's controversial treatment of detainees and its practice of torture. At the heart of the debate is the question: Is the United States undermining democracy, freedom, and human rights in it's effort to protect its citizens from terrorism' The authors of AMERICA'S DISAPPEARED answer, yes. AMERICA'S DISAPPEARED describes how the U.S. government, in response to the events of 9/11, launched an unprecedented campaign of racial profiling, detentions, and deportations so grievous as to evoke the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. It brings together, for the first time, detainees' own testimonies along with analysis by the leading constitutional attorneys and human rights advocates. In addition to a detailed exploration of detention'the forms currently in use, and the conditions of each'the book challenges the Bush administration's justifications for violating the Geneva Conventions and the most basic definitions of human rights
Against war with iraq an anti-war primer by Barbara Olshansky( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Despite public outcry at home and international opposition abroad, the Bush Administration deployed troops and invested millions in preparation for a massive military assault on Iraq. In this Open Media Series special edition, three legal scholars from the Center for Constitutional Rights argue persuasively that the looming war against Iraq is both unnecessary for national security, and illegal. Against War with Iraq describes the high cost of the US war in Iraq in terms of human life, as well as the economic and political havoc it will trigger. A timely and much needed anti-war primer, Against War with Iraq contains the core facts and analysis needed to understand the issues and become an effective advocate against hawkish U.S. foreign policy
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Ratner, Mike 1943-
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