Reifer Publishes on Transnational Institute Website
Wednesday, June 2, 2010
Associate Professor Thomas E. Reifer has recently published articles on the Transnational Institute (TNI) website discussing his views on the state secrets privilege in the United States and how it pertains to human rights.
"Secrecy, the Republic and the Supreme Court" was published May 20. (Click here to view full article.) A follow-up article titled "Secrecy, Torture & Human Rights: US War Crimes, European Complicity, and International Law" was published May 26. (Click here to view full article.) Similar articles on this same topic by other authors are also available on the Transnational Institute website, as well as other articles previously published by Reifer.
Reifer is an Associate Fellow of TNI, established in 1974 as an international network of activist researchers (or "scholar activists") committed to critical analyses of the global problems of today and tomorrow. TNI aims to provide intellectual support to movements struggling for a more democratic, equitable and environmentally sustainable world.