Tuesday at 9:00 am
Law and Disorder
Law and Disorder is a weekly, independent radio program airing on several stations across the United States. Law and Disorder gives listeners access to rare legal perspectives on issues concerning civil liberties, privacy, right to dissent and the horrendous practices of torture exercised by the US government.
This program examines the political forces and legislation that are moving the United States into a police state. Four of the top progressive attorneys and activists host the program and bring an amazing, diverse line up of guests from grassroots activists to politically mindful authors. Most importantly, Law and Disorder brings access to attorneys who give insights to some of the most controversial cases. Law and Disorder will sometimes be the generator of news within the radio echo-chamber throughout the country.
Program website – http://www.lawanddisorder.org/
Free Speech on College Campuses; and Tech Freedom on USA Liberty Act of 2017 October 17, 2017 | 9:00 am
Representative Briscoe Cain was asked to speak to the Thurgood Marshall School of Law by the Federalist Society and protesters stormed the room calling him a racist. What is the risk to Americans whose data is inadvertently swept up while the government monitors foreign intelligence?
The Rape Of Recy Taylor: A Film By Nancy Buirski; and Puerto Rico Hurricane Aftermath October 10, 2017 | 9:00 am
Recy Taylor as a 24 year old was gang raped by six white man in 1944 in a rural Alabama town, she spoke up and bravely identified her rapists. Puerto Rico is the only remaining U S. colony in the western hemisphere, they lack representatives in Congress and although it is $73 billion in debt to American banks, by law it is unable to declare bankruptcy and restructure its debt.
Puerto Rico Disaster Recovery, The Jones Act And Federal Aid; and Burns and Novick: Masters of False Balancing October 3, 2017 | 9:00 am
Donald Trump was quick to blame the island nation for its problems, even highlighting its financial debt. The Burns-Novak film's opening sentence says that the war was started "in good faith by decent people out of fateful misunderstandings, American overconfidence and cold war misunderstandings."
35th Anniversary of Palestinian Mass Slaughter in Lebanon Refugee Camps September 26, 2017 | 9:00 am
Guest – Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies at Columbia University. He is the author of “Under Siege: PLO Decision Making During the 1982 War”. and most recently “Brokers of Deceit: How the US Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East.” Professor Khalidi recently had an article on the Sabra and Shatila massacre in The Nation magazine.
Anthropomorphic Climate Disruption; and John Brennan Named Distinguished Fellow for Global Security At Fordham September 19, 2017 | 9:00 am
Devastation caused by hurricanes Harvey and Irma have provided opportunity for Democrats to press Republicans on climate change. Brennan was a senior official in the CIA during the Bush administration and their programs of secret offshore prisons, torture, and kidnapping.
Illegal Preventive War; and The Bronx 120 and Secor 19 September 12, 2017 | 9:00 am
15 of the 19 911 attackers were Saudi Arabians and were funded by elements of the Saudi Arabian government. George W. Bush told his national security adviser to find a way to blame the attacks on Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. A year ago we reported on the largest gang raid in NY history. With 700 law enforcement officers arresting 120 young men that were indicted on conspiracy charges using the 1970 RICO Act.
The Deep History of the Radical Rights Stealth Plan for America; and Senate Intelligence Committee Torture Report August 29, 2017 | 9:00 am
The twitter storm President and intrigue in the White House is distracting people from the political strategy and actions of the radical right. Attorney Scott Horton on declassifying a Senate Committee Intelligence report about the CIA's secret detention and interrogation programs.
Charlottesville, VA Protests Clash: Analysis; and North Korea, the United States, China and Nuclear Weapons August 22, 2017 | 9:00 am
Donald Trump and his extreme right supporters suffered a huge defeat in Charlotteville Virginia at a rally called by organizers "unite the right." Donald Trump scared the hell out of us last week with his threat to nuclear bomb North Korea with "fire and fury like the world has never seen."
U.S. Employees Agree To Be Microchipped; and PTSD Therapy For Human Trafficking Survivors August 15, 2017 | 9:00 am
Liz McIntyre, a consumer privacy expert and author about the societal implications of microchip tracking technology. Crossing Point Arts was created help Human Trafficking survivors heal through the arts, including singing, creative art and poetry.
Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Efforts; and Venezuela: Media Distortion And Analysis August 8, 2017 | 9:00 am
Civil forfeiture across the nation are causing many, including the country's poorest, to have assets seized by law enforcement for profit. The United States has a history of causing regime change to governments in central in Latin America, what is our role today.