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/
Philadelphia Judge Rules Mumia Abu-Jamal Can Reargue Case +Anti-War Movement Gains Traction Amid Perpetual War January 8, 2019 | 9:00 am
We are pleased to begin the new year with a major development that might pave the way to freedom for former Black Panther Mumia Abu-Jamal, the award-winning journalist convicted in the 1981 murder of Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner.
Michael E. Tigar On Challenges Lawyers Currently Face January 1, 2019 | 9:00 am
Human Rights Attorney Michael Tigar on how our democracy has been shrunk by the growth of the national security state and the all knowing surveillance apparatus since the attacks on 9/11, 2001.
Ray McGovern: Clinton Email Wikileaks Valid; and Defund Islamophobia Campaign December 25, 2018 | 9:00 am
Did Russia use Wikileaks and its editor Julian Assange to reveal secrets about the Democratic party? Fear and hatred of Arabs and Muslims was started after the first Gulf war by President George H. W. Bush a decade before the attacks on September 11.
Guantanamo Diary: Mohamedou Ould Slahi; and Manhattan Neighborhood Network Supreme Court Case December 18, 2018 | 9:00 am
The American prison camp in Guantanamo is a place where torture and indefinite detention without charges exists despite American or international law. A NYC Supreme Court case asks is a public-access TV channel run by private nonprofit corporation subject to the First Amendment?
Death with Dignity; and Rise Of Strongmen Across The World December 4, 2018 | 9:00 am
Seventy percent of Americans support the end-of-life option permitting qualified terminally ill people to end their lives. The recent emergence of the new kind of strongmen are not fascist dictators, but monsters nonetheless.
Impeaching the President: Past, Present and Future; and Remembering Mujahid Farid, Lead Organizer of Release Aging Persons in Prison November 27, 2018 | 9:00 am
Alan Hirsh, author of Impeaching the President: Past, Present and Future. Mujahid Farid was sentenced to 15 years to life in prison. He earned four college degrees while incarcerated and denied parole nine times based on the nature of his crime rather than he many accomplishments.
Crash Course : From the Good War to the Forever War November 20, 2018 | 9:00 am
US Army Ranger turned conscientious objector Rory Fanning recently wrote, Sunday ,November 11, we celebrated what used to be called Armistice Day and was a celebration of peace after the slaughter of World War One. Now it is called Veterans Day.
Trump’s Judges Imperil Our Rights for Decades; and The Nature of American Fascism November 13, 2018 | 9:00 am
Donald Trump has two installed two, right-wing justices on the Supreme Court, ensuring a conservative majority for decades. 111 years ago the book The Iron Heel by novelist Jack London anticipated what we are seeing developing in the USA today.