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Is the media democratic?


Is the media self-serving and obedient to those in power, or is it an essential watchdog in democracies? Should journalists be allowed to work outside the law, as watchdogs over democracy and the political and financial elites,  or is it dangerous to allow them this freedom?
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The merits of meritocracy

Speakers: Theodore Dalrymple, Edward Mortimer, Peter Tatchell
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Art, money, and the rise of the East

Speakers: Godfrey Barker, Charles Saumarez Smith, Theodore Dalrymple