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.


20 10 12: Capitalism: kill or cure?

20 10 12: Youth today: unemployed or unemployable?

20 10 12: Euro and the economy: the final countdown?

20 10 12: Manufacturing: the great comeback?

30 10 11: Skilling up the jilted generation: the employability debate

29 10 11: What's innovation good for?

29 10 11: Is this Africa's decade?

29 10 11: Eurozonia: too big to fail; too small to succeed?

29 10 11: The trillion dollar question: is the US economy resurgent or dependent?


"The Battle of Ideas is a weekend like no other. I found the 2011 festival immensely stimulating. It gave me a great deal to think about, and a whole new list of books to read - from Virgil to Vygotsky. On to greater battles in 2012!"
Ken Macleod, award-winning science fiction writer; author, The Restoration Game and Intrusion

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