Mar 24, 2021 • 50M
As the name might suggest, the Byline Times podcast is the podcast of the Byline Times - telling you what the papers DON'T say.
Critics are warning that two new bills being piloted through parliament betray an authoritarian streak at the heart of government. One restricts the rights of protestors; the other provides a new legal framework for undercover police and security officers.
We hear from Clare Farrell, one of the co-founders of Extinction Rebellion, Byline Times writer Sian Norris, Labour MP Richard Burgon and Mike Schwarz, a solicitor with Hodge, Jones & Allen.
PLUS Michael Mansfield discusses the People's Covid Inquiry initiated by Keep Our NHS Public.
Presented by Adrian Goldberg
Produced in Birmingham by Adrian Goldberg and Harvey White.
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