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Podcast episode

Does America need a Truth Commission?

In Episode 12 of The Rights Track, Todd talks to Dr Karen Salt and Dr Christopher Phelps from the University of Nottingham about human rights in America through the lens of race. He asks his guests whether a Truth Commission might play a positive role in giving Americans the opportunity to pause for thought about some of the underlying problems facing American Society today.

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Podcast episode

Does a picture speak a thousand words when advocating human rights?

In Episode 9 of The Rights Track, Todd talks to professional lawyer and human rights researcher Professor Meg Satterthwaite from New York University about human rights advocacy. They discuss what it’s like working across academia and practice, the challenges around evidencing impact and the role of data visualisation in communicating findings effectively.

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Blog

Why America needs a truth commission

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In the wake of the high profile shootings of two young black men in the US and the subsequent murder of five police officers in Dallas, Rights Track presenter and human rights expert Todd Landman argues it is time the US had a truth commission. But, he adds, it would require maturity, patience and honesty from all sides.

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