Michael Ratner

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
"It's not enough for President Obama to say he tried," says Center for Constitutional Rights. "He is the Commander in Chief."
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
'This confirms in spades that the U.S. authorities are coming after WikiLeaks...
Thalif Deen, IPS News
'Until and unless the US understands that the answer to the world’s problems is...


Slow Sea Change Dept: The European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights has filed a criminal complaint against Bush torture program architects, calling for a German prosecutor to "ensure that those responsible for abduction, abuse and illegal detention do not go unpunished.” Astonishingly, the NYT has written a blistering editorial likewise calling for prosecution of "the torturers and their bosses" so the U.S. can come to terms "legally and morally with (their) abhorrent acts."