Anne Manne and Flybz – The Thursday Podcast

By Right Now Radio

Listen to the November episode of Right Now Radio to hear Ben, Rach and Ev chat to Anne Manne about her new piece on the Royal Commission into Child Sexual Abuse, Fablice from the Flybz on their new single ‘Child’ Soldier’ with Paul Kelly, and the latest must see human rights events.

Click here to listen to the November podcast. To save, right click and select “Save Link As”.

Want to know more about the Royal Commission, Anne Manne, or other authors mentioned on the show?

  • Here is Anne’s powerful piece on the Royal Commission
  • Other essays by Anne Manne
  • Info on the Royal Commission
  • Media coverage of the Victorian Inquiry
  • Helen Garner’s numerous articles
  • A review of Stanley Cohen’s States of Denial
  • Chrissie Foster’s Hell on the Way to Heaven book
  • Marie Keenan’s Child Sexual Abuse and the Catholic Church review



Here’s some more info on Flybz, their music, and the conflict in Burundi.



Want to hit up the fabulous events mentioned in the podcast? Look no further.

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Review – Renewal: Five Paths to a Fairer Australia

By Georgia Cerni

Sophie Cousins’ book Renewal: Five Paths to a Fairer Australia is, in many respects, a proposal. For Cousins, the COVID-19 pandemic has provided Australians with an opportunity to reconsider the ways our society currently functions. Cousins aptly makes her case – while in some ways the pandemic reinforced burgeoning inequalities, it also presented us the chance to apply collectivist values to solve systemic problems.