Annie Hosts Radio Show Marking Human Rights Day

 

To mark the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Annie Lennox presents Human Rights Now!

This one hour documentary highlights the important part artists and musicians have played in generating support and awareness for Amnesty International.

This includes discussion of now legendary Secret Policeman’s Ball events and the Conspiracy Of Hope and Human Rights Now! tours which featured performaces from such artists as Bruce Springsteen, Peter Gabriel and Bono.

Contributors to the programme include Bono and The Edge from U2, Sting and The Who’s Pete Townshend as the charity sets its sights on December 10; Human Rights Day.

Listen again on the BBC iPlayer here