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March 2nd, 2015
Episode 214 of 1400 episodes
In the lead up to the execution of Van Ngyuen 2005, playwright and human rights lawyer Suzie Miller found herself profoundly moved by the Singaporean government not letting Van and his mother hug. Nearly ten years later, Suzie has turned her feelings into an extremely topical and moving play, Caress/Ache.