Founded in 2000 by two activist attorneys, Kathleen Cleaver and Natsu Saito, the Human Rights Research Fund (HRRF) works to document and raise awareness of the ways governmental agencies within the United States have engaged in violating human rights when faced with opposition to economic injustice, racial discrimination, and military policies, and also works to assist folks imprisoned or punished for such opposition. This two disc contains the contributions of an HRRF sponsored forum to highlight human rights violations allowed by legal measures taken in support of the "war on terrorism." Participants include Cleaver, Saito, Van Jones, former political prisoner Susan Rosenberg, George Katsiaficas, and activist attorneys and law professors. Vital,and engaging.
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