First RRR Podcast

By Right Now Radio

Tune in to Right Now Radio’s first ever podcast on Triple R!  We look at the High Court’s recent consideration of the indefinite detention of asylum seekers who are subjected to adverse ASIO assessments; Evelyn Tadros gives her hot tips on what to see at the Melbourne Festival; and we speak with our human rights hero Graeme Innes, Australia’s Disability Discrimination Commissioner.

To listen to this podcast, click here (50 mins). Individual segments from this show can be located here.


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.