RIP Michael Ratner, Radical Attorney & Human Rights Crusader

Democracy Now!
May 11, 2016
Michael Ratner

Michael Ratner, the president emeritus of the Center for Constitutional Rights, died today in New York City. For the past four decades he has been a leading champion of human and civil rights, from leading the fight to close Guantánamo to representing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to holding torturers accountable, at home and abroad.

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May 11, 2016