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  • Brave New World vs Nineteen Eighty-Four

    04/12/2017 Duration: 01h29min
  • Warfare: The New Rules - The Cyber Threat to States, Businesses and All of Us

    31/10/2017 Duration: 01h57s
  • Oslo: Can We Bring Peace Between Enemies?

    20/10/2017 Duration: 56min
  • Randall Munroe on Making The Complicated Simple

    17/10/2017 Duration: 01h01min
  • Niall Ferguson on History's Hidden Networks

    16/10/2017 Duration: 01h51s
  • Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on hitting refresh and seizing the opportunity of the digital revolution

    16/10/2017 Duration: 01h28s
  • Napoleon the Great? A debate with Andrew Roberts, Adam Zamoyski and Jeremy Paxman

    25/09/2017 Duration: 01h12s
  • The Great Realignment: Britain's Political Identity Crisis

    18/09/2017 Duration: 01h01min
  • Sam Harris on the Science of Good and Evil

    08/09/2017 Duration: 01h03s
  • Is London too rich to be interesting?

    04/09/2017 Duration: 01h57s
  • Atheism is the new Fundamentalism, with Richard Dawkins and Richard Harries

    25/08/2017 Duration: 01h01min
  • The Elders in conversation with Jon Snow (Pres. Jimmy Carter, Archbp. Desmond Tutu & Mary Robinson)

    21/08/2017 Duration: 01h01min
  • The Allied bombing of German cities in World War II was unjustifiable

    11/08/2017 Duration: 58min
  • Britain Should Not Have Fought in the First World War

    04/08/2017 Duration: 59min
  • Marina Abramović on art, performance, time and nothingness

    28/07/2017 Duration: 59min
  • The EU is Failing Europe's Citizens

    28/07/2017 Duration: 56min
  • The Rise of Populism and the Backlash Against the Elites, with Jonathan Haidt and Nick Clegg

    14/07/2017 Duration: 01h10s
  • Francis Fukuyama with David Runciman - Democracy: Even the Best Ideas Can Fail

    14/07/2017 Duration: 59min
  • Naomi Klein on Donald Trump and the new shock politics

    07/07/2017 Duration: 50min
  • Sheryl Sandberg, Malala Yousafzai & Adam Grant: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience & Finding Joy

    30/06/2017 Duration: 01h17s
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