Women and Children First

EPISODE ONE - Free and equal in dignity and rights: The Jurists

Episode Summary

Our guests look at the chequered historical relationship Australia has had with human rights. We consider how some of these historical factors influence today’s approach to people seeking asylum. GUESTS – Dr Daniel Ghezelbash, Geoffrey Robertson QC and The Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG

Episode Notes

Geoffrey Robertson’s latest book “Bad People and How to be Rid of Them: A Plan B for Human Rights”

Dr Daniel Ghezelbash’s book “Refuge Lost: Asylum Law in an Interdependent World”

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