Dyson Hore-Lacy on Sport & Human Rights – Thursday Podcast

By Right Now Radio
Photo of the Fitroy Cricket Ground Grandstand - home of the Fitzroy Football Club

Dyson Hore-Lacy SC is a leading human rights barrister and an AFL aficionado. In this interview for Right Now Radio, he speaks about the intersection between human rights and AFL and the role of each in the other. From the Olympics, to Fitzroy Football Club to Lance Armstrong, Dyson discuss the way sport, culture and rights can support and undermine one another.

Listen to the interview with Dyson Hore-Lacy here.

Listen to the full podcast from April, which includes interviews with Human Rights Arts and Film Festival director Ella McNeill, and Melbourne Street Artist Ero.


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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.