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/
Mass Support Needed For Julian Assange; and You Thought We Wouldn’t Notice: Intellectual Property April 17, 2018 | 9:00 am
The US is seeking to bring Assange to the United States to stand trial for espionage, a crime which carries the death penalty. Laws protecting artwork and intellectual property are being put to the test amid claims from artists marketing their work online is being copied.
President Donald Trump Picks John Bolton ForNational Security Adviser; and Judge Finds Activists Not Guilty On Necessity Defense April 10, 2018 | 9:00 am
President Trump chose John Bolton to replace general H. R. Macmaster as his National Security Adviser. Thirteen environmental protesters were recently found not guilty in actions protesting a gas pipeline in West Roxbury, Mass.
Herman Bell Granted Parole After Serving 45 Years In Prison; and 10th Annual Brooklyn Folk Festival April 3, 2018 | 9:00 am
Parole commissioners recognized Herman Bell's progress after 45 years in prison and granted his parole application. The Brooklyn Folk Festival celebrates and presents the best in American and world folk music.
Gina Haspel, A War Criminal, To Head The CIA? and The National Immigration Project And Protecting Haitian Refugees March 26, 2018 | 9:00 am
Gina Haspel has been nominated by President Donald Trump to head the CIA. She is a war criminal. The National Immigration Project of the NLG filed a lawsuit to block President Trumps cancellation of temporary protected status for Haitians
Victory: West Virginia Teachers’ Strike; Law Firm Files 911 Terror Lawsuit Against Saudi Arabia; and Lynne Stewart Anniversary 2018 March 13, 2018 | 9:00 am
West Virginia Teachers' Strike ends in the teachers, all school staff a 5% wage increase and also covers all state employees.
After sixteen years the 911 terror suit against Saudia Arabia is now proceeding rapidly through the Federal courts. Hosts remember fearless activist and attorney Lynne Stewart.
The Granny Peace Brigade; and Social Justice Sewing Academy March 6, 2018 | 9:00 am
The Granny Peace Brigade is older women who have been at the forefront of anti-war, anti-military and counter recruitment movements. Historians claim that African American slaves may have used a quilt code to navigate the Underground Railroad.
The Freedom Fast and Times Up Wendy’s March; and The Prometheus Radio Project And LPFM February 27, 2018 | 9:00 am
Immokalee, Florida is the site of some of the most brutal human rights atrocities in the US and 1/3 of the nation's tomato production. To find diverse viewpoints, community voices, or local musicians you might tune into Low Power FM or LPFM noncommercial broadcast stations.
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.