Right Now Radio Podcast 01/03/12

By Right Now Radio

Tonight on Right Now Radio, we listen to highlights from the launch of the DERAILED report by Bridges Across Borders Cambodia – a report which makes findings on the compliance of an AusAID and Asian Development Bank funded project to restore 650km of Cambodia’s railway network with human rights standards and safeguard policies.

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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.