Mukulika Banerjee & Salil Tripathi: A Great Democracy?

Politics

Mukulika Banerjee & Salil Tripathi: A Great Democracy?

Sun 18 Nov

India is the largest democracy in the world with more than 800 million people eligible to vote out of a population of 1.3 billion but how successful is it?

David Runciman: How Democracy Ends

Politics

David Runciman: How Democracy Ends

Sat 24 Nov

David Runciman, one of the UK's leading professors of politics, surveys the political landscape of the West, helps us to spot the new signs of a collapsing democracy and advises us on what could come next.

Oliver Bullough: Moneyland: Why Thieves and Crooks Now Rule the World an How to Take it Back

Politics

Oliver Bullough: Moneyland: Why Thieves and Crooks Now Rule the World an How to Take it Back

Sat 24 Nov

Join the investigative journalist Oliver Bullough on a journey into Moneyland - the secret country of the lawless, stateless superrich.

Brian Klaas: The Despot's Apprentice: Trump's attack on democracy

Politics

Brian Klaas: The Despot's Apprentice: Trump's attack on democracy

Sun 25 Nov

An expert on authoritarianism, Brian Klaas argues forcefully that with every autocratic tactic or tweet, Trump further erodes democratic norms in the world's most powerful democracy.

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