Interview with Kon Karapanagiotidis – The Thursday Podcast

By Right Now Radio
Photo of Kon Karapanagiotidis from the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre

In this podcast from the Right Now Radio vault, Anna Dorevitch speaks to Kon Karapanagiotidis, CEO and founder of the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre about the impact of the M70 decision (which came out about a year ago) the Australian Government’s response and the human rights issues obscured by the current media and political storm.

Listen to the interview with Kon Karapanagiotidis here (29mins).



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.