1.05 - It's happening again.

August 8th, 2018

26 mins 27 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

This week, I'm joined by Lewis Combes, to explore a world without the Doctor in 2008's Turn Left, and the rare moment of real, human horror in that story. The main topic is how human beings can be pushed to the worst kind of cruelty, but there's some fun stuff too.

You can follow Lewis on Twitter at @floatoneast.

Episode Links

  • Turn Left - Wikipedia — "Turn Left" is the eleventh episode of the fourth series of British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It was written by showrunner Russell T Davies and broadcast on BBC One on 21 June 2008.
  • The Loeuwis Files — Louis and Lewis are two humans who share a name which, by some cruel twist of fate, is not spelled the same. This collab channel chronicles their errant thoughts, ideas, and feelings as they try to communicate across the giant physical and metaphorical gulf between them known as the Atlantic ocean.
  • RAICES – Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services — RAICES is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit agency that promotes justice by providing free and low-cost legal services to underserved immigrant children, families, and refugees in Texas.
  • American Civil Liberties Union
  • Human Rights Watch — Human Rights Watch is a nonprofit, nongovernmental human rights organization made up of roughly 400 staff members around the globe. Its staff consists of human rights professionals including country experts, lawyers, journalists, and academics of diverse backgrounds and nationalities. Established in 1978, Human Rights Watch is known for its accurate fact-finding, impartial reporting, effective use of media, and targeted advocacy, often in partnership with local human rights groups.
  • Amnesty International — Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 7 million people who take injustice personally. We are campaigning for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all. We are funded by members and people like you. We are independent of any political ideology, economic interest or religion. No government is beyond scrutiny. No situation is beyond hope.