Tag: human rights

David Gespass to speak on police militarization and misconduct at University of Arkansas Fayetteville

By | 11/03/2014

The University of Arkansas Student Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild will present a talk by MLTF member David Gespass on November 18. The title of the talk is “When the Thin Blue Line Becomes Delta Force: Rights in the Crosshairs” and it will…Read More »

Marjorie Cohn, Amy Goodman, others discuss “Independent Journalism on War, Conflict and Human Rights”

By | 04/07/2013

This panel on “Independent Journalism on War, Conflict and Human Rights” took place at the 2013 National Conference on Media Reform in Denver, on Saturday April 6. Marjorie Cohn, who is a member of MLTF and former president of the National Lawyers…Read More »

UN Official: Manning Subject to “Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment”

By | 03/14/2012

Op-Ed for MLTF by Marjorie Cohn Nobel Peace Prize nominee Bradley Manning has been formally charged with 22 counts including “aiding the enemy” and violations of the Espionage Act for leaking thousands of pages of documents and cables to Wikileaks. If convicted,…Read More »