Better Human Podcast

By Adam Wagner

Can human rights make our societies better? This podcast explores the most important human rights issues of the day through engaging and accessible interviews with high-profile guests and straightforward guides to key concepts and key events. Presented by leading human rights lawyer Adam Wagner.

  1. 1.
    44 - Are we truly free to express our opinions?
    26:20
  2. 2.
    43 - Political propaganda, social media and human rights
    28:57
  3. 3.
    42 - The 'value' of older people's lives
    40:39
  4. 4.
    41 - Social media disinformation in the age of Covid
    30:34
  5. 5.
    40 - Tier 4 and Christmas Linked Households regulations explained
    36:34
  6. 6.
    39 - The Leicester garment factory scandal
    36:22
  7. 7.
    38 - Explaining the new lockdown regulations
    37:55
  8. 8.
    37 - The plan to give soldiers immunity from prosecution for war crimes
    1:01:17
  1. 9.
    36 - Explaining the Covid-19 self-isolation law
    44:58
  2. 10.
    35 - Fifty years of law centres making human rights a reality
    51:26
  3. 11.
    34 - Why the rule of law matters
    38:00
  4. 12.
    33 - The Covid-19 lockdown and the law (part 5)
    27:33
  5. 13.
    32 - What is happening to the Uyghur Muslims in China?
    42:35
  6. 14.
    31 - Business and human rights (Part 2/2)
    28:27
  7. 15.
    30 - Business and human rights (Part 1/2)
    52:49
  8. 16.
    29 - Racial injustice after George Floyd
    50:59
  9. 17.
    28 - Women, sexual violence and the police
    1:07:00
  10. 18.
    27 - The Covid-19 lockdown and the law (Part 4)
    28:44
  11. 19.
    26 - The people who volunteer to go to prison
    1:10:02
  12. 20.
    25 - The Covid-19 lockdown and the law (Part 3)
    49:03
  13. 21.
    24 - The shield and the sword
    50:08
  14. 22.
    23 - The hostile environment and Covid-19
    1:03:45
  15. 23.
    22 - Coronavirus and human rights 28 days later
    1:12:12
  16. 24.
    21 - Coronavirus tech, contact tracing apps and the risks of Zoom Life
    57:16
  17. 25.
    20 - The untold story of the Covid-19 digital courts revolution
    49:34
  18. 26.
    19 - The Covid-19 lockdown and the law (Part 2)
    39:50
  19. 27.
    18 - The Covid-19 lockdown and the law (Part 1)
    1:09:32
  20. 28.
    17 - Coronavirus and human rights special (part 2/2)
    43:31
  21. 29.
    16 - Coronavirus and human rights special (Part 1/2)
    1:01:53
  22. 30.
    15 - Liberalism in the age of Coronavirus
    1:12:13
  23. 31.
    14 - Religion, belief and human rights
    57:28
  24. 32.
    13 - The European Convention on Human Rights is working
    1:03:28
  25. 33.
    12 - The threat to human rights and judicial review
    25:11
  26. 34.
    11 - Billy Bragg says we're missing the point about freedom
    1:11:02
  27. 35.
    10 - The Holocaust, human rights and the dying of the light
    52:08
  28. 36.
    9 - Algorithms, mind control and the right to freedom of thought
    1:05:30
  29. 37.
    8 - Why climate change is a human rights emergency
    59:46
  30. 38.
    7 - The fascinating inside story of the Human Rights Act's birth
    1:17:11
  31. 39.
    6 - Election Special: What do the manifestos mean for human rights?
    51:40
  32. 40.
    5 - The UK's dark and dangerous constitution
    57:35
  33. 41.
    4 - The past, present and future of LGBT+ rights
    1:00:42
  34. 42.
    3 - The curious case of social and economic rights
    1:02:26
  35. 43.
    2 - How will Brexit impact on our human rights?
    58:27
  36. 44.
    1 - Do we have enough free speech?
    1:07:26
  37. 45.
    Introduction to the Better Human Podcast
    6:39

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