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

30 10 11: Can social democracy survive the 21st century?

30 10 11: Are the Germans still European?

30 10 11: Civil disobedience or violent criminality?

30 10 11: The rise of the clicktivists: will the revolution be digitised?

29 10 11: Battle of Ideas 2011 Showreel

29 10 11: Middle East revolutions: hopes and fears?

29 10 11: Moral panics or just panic?

29 10 11: What is evil? The politics of morality

29 10 11: Doing it for charity?


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Wendy Kaminer, US-based writer on law, liberty, feminism, religion, and popular culture

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