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Progressive Podcast Australia

Jun 4, 2015

- Malou Logan, vice chairperson of Gabriela Australia discusses the campaign to free Mary Jane Veloso, a Filipina worker who was arrested and sentenced to death for allegedly smuggling heroin into Indonesia. - Veloso has been in Indonesian prison since 2010 and has recently had her execution delayed. Logan makes the case that 5 years in prison is more than enough punishment for Veloso. - The article 7 Things People Who Say They're Fiscally Conservative But Socially Liberal Don't Understand by Greta Christina. - We finish the episode by making the case for the legalisation of all recreational drugs. - For more information on this episode and for links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to: