Zero Dark Thirty: Shahid Buttar - Spying, Detention, Torture
Talk Nation Radio: Shahid Buttar on Spying,
Detention, Torture, and Zero Dark
Shahid Buttar is the executive director the Bill of Rights Defense Committee and the People’s Campaign for the Constitution which works to defend civil liberties, constitutional rights, and rule of law principles threatened within the United States by law enforcement and intelligence agencies. He is a constitutional lawyer, grassroots organizer, independent columnist, musician, and poet. He discusses President Obama's signing of two new pieces of legislation permitting warrantless spying and indefinite detention. He also discusses rendition, torture, and the new film "Zero Dark Thirty."
Total run time: 29:00
Producer: David Swanson.
Music by Duke Ellington.
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