Human Rights Speakers: conference and keynote speakers, both in-person and virtual, on human rights including racism, sexism, the rights of asylum seekers and refugees, on freedom of speech and political and religious freedoms.
Yasmin Alibhai-Brown - journalist and author writing for the Independent, Evening standard. A Shia Muslim, often writing on race and religion, she has courted controversy for her views. Awarded and returned an MBE, partly in protest over the Iraq War... [more]
Frank Gardner was shot six times by Al-Qaeda terrorists in Saudi Arabia, and returning to work as a wheelchair user, Frank, 44, has become the country's most recognisable disabled journalist. A fluent Arabic speaker reporting for TV and radio on dome... [more]
Pam Giddy - former journalist and documentary maker - is director of The Power Inquiry, set up in 2004 to work to increase political participation in Britain following all time low turn-outs at the polls, and to reduce public distrust of politicians ... [more]