Michael Ratner

Center for Constitutional Rights


Michael Ratner is president of the Center for Constitutional Rights, and a practicing attorney.

He has also served as special counsel to President Aristide to assist in the prosecution of human rights crimes in Haiti (1995–96) and instructor at Yale Law School's International Human Rights Law Clinic (1990–94).

Featured Work

DEC 31, 2002 Article

Human Rights Dialogue (1994–2005): Series 2 No. 8 (Fall 2002): Public Security and Human Rights: Articles: U.S. Civil Liberties In September 11's Wake

Dialogue met with U.S. rights leaders to learn how their work has changed since September 11, and how they are sticking to their guns in ...