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.

Health & Well-being

21 10 12: Drink, smoke, eat: prohibition today

20 10 12: A crisis of compassion: who cares?

30 10 11: Abortion: how late is "too late"?

29 10 11: Drinking by numbers: should we count our alcohol units?

29 10 11: Your mind, your high: is recreational drug use morally wrong?

29 10 11: Remaking citizens for the ‘Big Society’

29 10 11: Radical surgery for the NHS? What is a GP's role today

30 10 10: The war on alcohol: new puritanism or healthy sobriety?

30 10 10: What makes life sacred?


"There's a real sense of intellectual delight that so much can be discussed in just sixty minutes - and so thoughtfully - both by the speakers and especially by the audience. A rich feast of ideas."
Christopher Kelly, reader in Ancient History and Fellow and Director of Studies in Classics at Corpus Christi College

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