Laura Round hosts the twentieth episode of our Conservatism and human rights podcast which includes an interview with Dr Christopher Davidson on the rising tensions between Saudi Arabia and Qatar over terror and human rights issues in the Gulf.
In the nineteenth episode of the Conservatism and human rights podcast Laura Round talks to Neil Reilly, Research assistant at Bright Blue, about the Australian refugee policy and their detention centres.
Laura Round hosts the eighteen episode of our Conservatism and human rights podcast which includes an interview with Professor Ali Ansari of the University of St Andrews about the recent Iranian elections.
In the seventeenth episode of the Conservatism and human rights podcast Laura Round talks to Dr Phil Clark, a political scientist specialising in conflict and post-conflict issues in Africa from SOAS about allegations that the Ugandan People's Defence Force have committed human right atrocities in the Central African Republic and Mike Hough, Research Assistant at Bright Blue about police brutality and the conditions of prisons in Brazil.
In our sixteenth podcast in the Conservatism and human rights series, Bright Blue's Laura Round is joined by Dr Gordy of University College London and a Dutch legislator to assess Russian involvement in the Balkans and Chinese human rights violations in Tibet. Laura and her guests also discuss the challenge that French President Macron will face in confronting human rights issues in France, and his perceived ignorant attitude of such issues.
Bright Blue's Laura Round discusses President Trump's first 100 days in office and the United Kingdom's General Election with David Mepham of Human Rights Watch, and the treatment of gays and the wider LGBT community in Chechnya with Mike Hough, research assistant at Bright Blue.
In the fourteenth episode of Bright Blue's Conservatism and human rights podcast Laura Round talks to Sanchita Hosali from the British Institute of Human Rights about the European Convention on Human Rights and human rights in health care and Dr Sara Silvestri from City University London about the first round of French elections.
In Episode 13 of Bright Blue's human rights podcast series, Laura Round is joined by Martha Spurrier of Liberty and Emma Champion of the International Institute of Strategic Studies to discuss the recent tyrannical behaviour of Turkish autocrat, Erdogan.
In the twelfth episode of Bright Blue's Conservatism and human rights podcast, Laura Round talks to Kyle Orton from the Henry Jackson Society about Syria and Mike Hough, research assistant at Bright Blue, about women's rights in Saudi Arabia.
In the tenth episode of Bright Blue's Conservatism and human rights podcast, Laura Round talks to Ann Hannah from Freedom from Torture and Michael Hough, research assistant at Bright Blue.