Lindsay Johns

Lindsay Johns is a writer and broadcaster. He has written for the Evening Standard, The Times, the Daily Mail and the Daily Telegraph, as well as Prospect and The Spectator magazines in the UK. He also writes regularly for The Root in the USA, for the Cape Argus in South Africa and often appears on BBC TV and radio.

He read Modern Languages at Oxford and is a (non-residential) Fellow at the Hutchins Center for African & African-American Research at Harvard University.

Since 2005 Lindsay has been a volunteer mentor in his spare time with Leaders of Tomorrow, a flagship leadership scheme for young people in Peckham, South London.

Related Sessions
Saturday 18 October 2014, 16.00 Cinema 3
Saturday 18 October 2014, 12.00 Hammerson Room
Saturday 18 October 2014, 17.30 Hammerson Room

Judge rule: is the law taking over politics?

"Five debates a day sounds a bit daunting beforehand, but I really loved it. The speakers are so knowledgeable and passionate about their chosen topic, and the amount of time dedicated to questions from the audience was great as it really brought in alternative views."
Exeter University student

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