Battles on Video

Battles on Video presents videos from previous Battle of Ideas festivals, interviews and opinion pieces by speakers and participants, as well as specially produced in-depth discussions.

Politics & Ideology

06 03 08: Still the Opium of the Masses

28 10 07: The New Heresies

28 10 07: Terrorism

27 10 07: What next for... democracy in Europe?

28 10 06: Battle of Ideas 2006 Welcome Address


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Fredrick C. Harris, professor of political science, Columbia University

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