Human Rights Panel Discussion


A recording of a pre-theatre interview and dialogue at the Seymour Theatre of the University of Sydney on 19 February 2020.

The dialogue concerned the steps leading to the removal of the criminal laws in the Criminal Code of Tasmania against homosexual activity. The people interviewed were: Rodney Croome (Tasmanian LGBT activist); Anna Brown (Australian equality activist and lawyer); Justin Koonin (President of the Aids Council of New South Wales) and Michael Kirby.

Michael Kirby talk to Barra Brui Probus Club on 28th February 2020

The speech is on ‘’Whatever Happened to the UN Report on North Korea?’’

Probus Club, Turramurra, on Friday 28 February 2020

Federal Religious Discrimination Bill 2019

An ABC Radio Program P.M. interview by Linda Mottram on 26 February 2020 concerning the Federal Religious Discrimination Bill 2019

Conversation between Michael Kirby and Rev Christopher Waterhouse

A conversation between Michael Kirby and Rev Christopher Waterhouse of the St James Institute, Sydney

The conversation is illustrated with musical favourites chosen by Michael Kirby from different periods in his life. They include JS Bach, J Symonds (hymnal), Noel Coward and John Lennon of the Beatles.

The UN COI report on North Korea, five years later

A radio broadcast from South Korea on follow up to the UN Commission of Inquiry.

Michael Kirby discusses what has and hasn't changed in DPRK human rights since the landmark document in 2014.

Mr Jacco Zwetsloot
Recorded in Seoul ROK on 22 September 2019

Free North Korea Radio on Human Rights in North Korea

An interview with Suzanne Scholte, Chair of the North Korea Freedom Coalition

Download Full Transcript in English and Korean