Clear and Present Danger podcast – Episode 40 – The Age of Human Rights: Tragedy and Triumph

In 2014, Saudi Arabian blogger Raif Badawi was sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes for insulting Islam by promoting secular values on his blog Free Saudi Liberals.  Raif Badawi’s fate would have been familiar to Soviet refusenik and human rights activist Natan Sharansky, and many other dissidents in the Soviet Bloc, who … Continue reading Clear and Present Danger podcast – Episode 40 – The Age of Human Rights: Tragedy and Triumph