OMNI Newsletter #4 UN INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE DAY, ICC. UN World Day for International Justice, July 17, 2013, Compiled by Dick Bennett for a Culture of Peace.
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Note: The July 2011 newsletter, compiled by Bill Millager, was misnumbered as #1. #1 had been filed in war crimes doc and temporarily overlooked. See Newsletter Archive to read #1 2010.
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Contents of Newsletter #2 2011 Bill Millager
- Celebration of the World Day for International Justice
- Creation of the International Criminal Court (ICC)
- Status of Ratification of the ICC
- Relations of the Obama Administration With the ICC
- Cases Under Way at the ICC
- Latest Developments vis a vis Prosecutions
- Expectations for the Future?
- Comparison with the International Court of Justice
- Precursor(s) of the ICC
Contents #3 2012
UN World Day for International Justice
Robertson, Crimes Against Humanity
Contents #4 2013
OMNI Forum: July 17, International Justice Day (police, torture, assassination)
UN International Justice Day 2013, Google Search, July 13,
War Crimes, Google Search, July 13
International Criminal Court, Google Search, July 13
US War Crimes, Google Search, July 13
Recent OMNI Newsletters (late June, early July)
Here is the link to all OMNI newsletters:http://www.omnicenter.org/newsletter-archive/ See newsletters: Bush, Chemical War, Cheney, Genocide, Torture, War Crimes, Weapons of Mass Destruction, and related newsletters.
Wednesday, July 17, OMNI will host a Book Forum 7 p.m. at OMNI on aspects of US Imperialism and “War on Terrorism,” specifically state torture and assassination and indigenous police training. OMNI is located at
3274 Lee Ave. a block north of Office
Depot and just south of Liquor World. Each panelist will report on a book, with
Dick Bennett, Prof. Emer., Coordinator, Introduction
Training Indigenous Police
Asst. Prof. Jeremy Kuzmarov,
Repression: Police Training and
Nation-Building in the American Century Tulsa University
Lancaster: Jane Mayer, The Dark Side
Larry Woodall: Film Taxi to the Dark Side (film is free online)
Carl Barnwell: Moazzam Begg, Enemy Combatant (a victim’s point of view)
John Gray: Medea Benjamin, Drone Warfare
July 17 is UN International Justice Day, celebrating the creation of the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Additional reading on imperial police:
Alfred McCoy, Policing
Additional reading on torture:
Alfred McCoy: Torture and Impunity: the
of Coercive Interrogation; A Question of Torture; Philippe Sands, Torture Team: Rumsfeld’s Memo and the Betrayal of American Values;
Stephen Grey, Ghost Plane: The True Story of the CIA Torture Program. U.S.
Additional reading on assassination (special ops and drones):
Jeremy Scahill, Dirty Wars: The World Is a Battlefield.
For more information contact Dick Bennett, firstname.lastname@example.org, 442-4600.
Book Forum Wednesday, July 17, OMNI, 7 p.m.
UN INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE DAY ICC, GOOGLE SEARCH JULY 13, FIRST PAGE
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WAR CRIMES, GOOGLE SEARCH, JULY 13, FIRST PAGE
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INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT ICC, GOOGLE SEARCH JULY 13, FIRST PAGE
The International Criminal Court (commonly referred to as the ICC or ICCt) is a permanent tribunal to prosecute individuals for genocide, crimes against ...
5 days ago - Today, 8 July 2013, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights H.E. Navi Pillay delivered a keynote lecture to mark International ...
The primary NGO provider of online information about the proposed permanent International Criminal Court.
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www.globalissues.org › Issues
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News about the International Criminal Court. Commentary and archival information about the International Criminal Court from The New York Times.
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US WAR CRIMES, GOOGLE SEARCH, JULY 13, FIRST PAGE
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Whoever, whether inside or outside the
, commits a war crime, in any of the
circumstances described in subsection (b), shall be fined under this
title ... United States
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RECENT OMNI NEWSLETTERS (reverse chronological order). OMNI is a comprehensive Center for Peace, JUSTICE, and Ecology. While our practice is largely local, our context is the national and international movement, which the newsletters reflect (see my Peace Movement Directory, 2000).
JULY 2013 (early July)
UN Population Day (climate change)
US Westward, Pacific, E. Asian Imperialism
4th of July
JUNE (late June, see June newsletters for more)
UN Day for Torture Victims
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