Sale Sharks Star Ben Cohen Speaks Out About Homophobia

14 October 2010 by Pure Radio

During the past few weeks a number of young people in the United States of America, who have committed suicide after being the subject of homophobic bullying.

A few celebrities have been speaking out, including talkshow host Ellen DeGeneres and Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcliffe.

Sale Sharks Rugby Union player Ben Cohen has been the latest to air a message of support for those who find themselves persecuted merely because of their sexuality.

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You Know When You've Been Tangoed!

26 June 2010 by Pure Radio

Australian born Ruth Roshan began playing mandolin aged 5. After discovering tango aged 23, she was hooked.

She writes her own material as well as covering Astor Piazzolla and Leonard Cohen with her new group, Tango Noir.

After a concert in St. Petersburg, Ruth dropped in to see Rick Stuart in the Roots n Fusion studio for a chat.

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