Exclusive interview with the Executive Director of Human Rights Watch – The Thursday Podcast

By Right Now Radio
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On this month’s Right Now Radio podcast, we speak with John Tobin about the new National Children’s Commissioner’s commencement, as well as feature an exclusive interview with the world’s pre-eminent human rights lawyer, Kenneth Roth, Executive Director of Human Rights Watch. As usual, Rach and Ben cach up on the latest human rights news and take a look at what’s happening on the Right Now website.

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For previous podcasts, head to RRR’s site.




Blackout (poem)

By Bänoo Zan

Bänoo Zan’s poem was written in the aftermath of countrywide protests against sudden steep rise in fuel price in Iran on November 15. Authorities shot down the Internet of the whole country and embarked on a horrific killing spree. Amnesty International has so far verified 208 deaths in less than a week.