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/
Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendment; and Bearing Faith: The Limits of Catholic Health Care for Women of Color February 20, 2018 | 9:00 am
Author Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz chronicles the history of American gun culture and its casualties. A report by Columbia Law School shows that women of color are at greater risk of having their health needs undermined by the religious beliefs because they rely more heavily on Catholic hospitals.
Nuclear Posture Review; and Injustice: The Story of the Holy Land Five Foundation February 13, 2018 | 9:00 am
Last week the Pentagon released its Nuclear Posture Review and it seeks to make use of nuclear weapons more acceptable and plausible. The US government used Islamaphobic hysteria and secret evidence to conflate charity with terrorism to convict five men of providing material support for terrorism.
Attorney Prevails Against CFAA Charges In Click Fraud Trial; Electronic Frontier Foundation on NSA Spying Extension February 6, 2018 | 9:00 am
Italian citizen Fabio Gasperini was charged for allegedly violating the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. Cindy Cohn, Exec Dir of the EFF, calls the extension of NSA Internet surveillance a blow against the human right to read, write, learn, and associate.
The End Of Policing; Lawyers You’ll Like: Attorney Michelle Lewin; and Poet Raymond Nat Turner January 30, 2018 | 9:00 am
The book The End of Policing by New York professor Alex Vitale feels especially timely right now. Attorney Michelle Lewin. Prior is co-founder and head of the Parole Preparation Project. Nat Turner is the poet in residence of the internet site and radio show Black Agenda Report.
CCR Attorneys Discuss 16 Years Of Guantanamo Prison; and Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendment January 23, 2018 | 9:00 am
Guantanamo is Americas offshore prison island located on the eastern end of Cuba. It has been used for 16 years to detain Muslim men and boys. Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz spoke about her new book Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendment.
Judge Thomas Griesa: Socialist Workers Party v Attorney General; and Awad, et al. v. Fordham University January 16, 2018 | 9:00 am
Retired federal Judge Thomas Griesa who presided over the historic case Socialist Workers party vs Attorney General died two weeks ago in NYC. Israel's enablers in the United States ramped up their efforts to shut down the growing Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement.
Will the 911 Case Finally Go To Trial?; and U.S. Magdalene Laundries and the Indiana Women’s Prison Researchers January 2, 2018 | 9:00 am
Sixteen years have passed since the 911 attacks. The truth of who was behind the attacks has come out in a class action lawsuit. Scholars at the Indiana Women's Prison researched Magdalene Laundries, and their impact on girls and young women of all faiths across the US for over 100 years.
Class Warfare and Economic Analysis; Class Warfare and Organized Labor; and New York Taxi Workers Alliance December 26, 2017 | 9:00 am
A Pacifica Special from 2011 on class struggle in America features Economics Professor Rick Wolfe about how government dealt with lower tax revenues and Attorney Daniel Gross, co-founder and executive director of Brandworkers International, a non-profit organization protecting and advancing the rights of retail and food employees.
Columbia Protesters Charged For Disrupting Controversial Speaker; and Immigration Defense Project: ICE Arrests Increase December 19, 2017 | 9:00 am
British anti-Semite and Islamophobe, Tony Robinson was invited by Republican Club to speak by Skype at Columbia University, students registered for the event and protested. ICE is now arresting people inside of our state courthouses where people are coming to seek protective orders in domestic violence situation and more.
CCR: Current Supreme Court Dockets; and Lawyers You’ll Like: Alison McCrary December 12, 2017 | 9:00 am
The across-the-board constriction of the power and rule of the American people, has encompassed the suppression of voting rights. Alison McCrary is a social justice attorney, a Catholic nun, president of the Louisiana Chapter of the NLG, and a Spiritual Advisor on Louisiana's death row.