Stuck in the present with you: political change in an era of pessimism

Sunday 10 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Aaron Bastani, Lord Maurice Glasman, Jacob Reynolds, Baroness Stowell, Robert Tombs

Disunited Kingdom: the rebirth of nations?

Sunday 10 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Dr Richard Johnson, Penny Lewis, Alex Salmond, Christopher Snowdon, Max Wind-Cowie

Disinformation and conspiracy: tackling the crisis of trust

Sunday 10 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Dr Tim Black, William Clouston, Dr Sean Lang, Mo Lovatt, Allison Pearson

Publish and be damned?

Sunday 10 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Tim Abrahams, Ben Cobley, Masimba Musodza, Emma Webb

Is levelling up really levelling down? The great inequality debate

Sunday 10 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Hilary Salt, Don Watkins

Is woke politics the death of rock’n’roll?

Sunday 10 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Dr Philip Kiszely, Joel Mills

From Covid to climate change: challenging the culture of fear

Sunday 10 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Sherelle Jacobs, Laurie Laybourn-Langton, Nikos Sotirakopoulos, Bruno Waterfield

What’s the point of reading novels in an era of Netflix?

Sunday 10 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Elisabetta Gasparoni, George Harrison, Phil Harrison, Michael Nath, Dr Maren Thom

What are Western values and should we defend them?

Sunday 10 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Professor Aaqil Ahmed, Dr Stephen Blackwood, Professor Frank Furedi, Jodie Ginsberg, Tim Stanley

From HGV drivers to bricklayers: how do we solve the skills crisis?

Sunday 10 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Tom Bewick, Victoria Hewson, Kelvin Hopkins, Rick Moore, Linda Murdoch

Social solidarity after social isolation

Saturday 9 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Paul Embery, Inaya Folarin Iman, Dr Tiffany Jenkins, Lord Moylan

Going green: eco-dogma or salvation?

Saturday 9 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Dr Shahrar Ali, Sabine Beppler-Spahl, Heydon Prowse, Austin Williams

From profits to prophets: why has big business gone woke?

Saturday 9 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Laura Bierer-Nielsen, Konstantin Kisin, Professor Vicky Pryce, Dr Diane Wei Liang, James Woudhuysen

Is ‘Cancel Culture’ killing comedy? Really?

Saturday 9 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Alex Dale, Andrew Doyle, Simon Evans, Josephine Hussey

Who are we? Identity in crisis

Saturday 9 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Rakib Ehsan, Professor Frank Furedi

Can culture survive the culture wars?

Saturday 9 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Jan Bowman, Dolan Cummings, Jonathan Grant, Josephine Hussey, Dr Philip Kiszely

Should we resist the new normal?

Saturday 9 October 2021
SPEAKERS: Kate Andrews, James Bloodworth, Tom Slater, Toby Young

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