Conservatism and human rights - Episode 27

In the 27th episode of Bright Blue's Conservatism and human rights podcast series, Laura Round is joined by Professor Nick Cheeseman, democracy and international relations specialist at the University of Birmingham, to examine the upcoming elections in Kenya and concerns around voters' safety and democracy. Bright Blue's research assistant Freddie Lloyd also features to discuss protests against growing authoritarianism and associated human rights violations in socialist Venezuela. Other topics include President Trump's reinstatement of a ban on transgender people serving in the armed forces, and Australia's offshore immigration processing programme.