How do we fix democracy and get our voices heard? If we really want to make change happen, what more can we do than ‘like’, follow or march? With professor of law and co-founder of The Good Lobby Alberto Alemanno.
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In his annual RSA Chief Executive's Lecture, Matthew Taylor proposes a new national goal of good work for all.
In the final episode in our Work Shift series Matthew Taylor explores the characteristics of Good Work with Richard Sennett, Rohan Silva and Joanna Biggs.
Former Economist editor-in-chief Bill Emmott and investigative journalist Joris Luyendijk join forces to analyse the rise of populism and future of liberal democracy.
In the third episode of 'Work Shift' Anthony Painter is joined by Trebor Scholz, Associate Professor for Culture & Media at The New School NY, Olivia Sibony, Co-Founder of Grub Club and The RSA’s Brhmie Balaram.
Leading social philosopher Roman Krznaric argues that we need a new politics of mass action to catapult us out of apathy and into a reinvigorated democratic era.
How can we encourage collaboration within and between receiving cities to offer better educational opportunities for refugees? With Kevin Watkins, CEO, Save the Children.
In episode two of ‘Work Shift’ the RSA's Anthony Painter explores the different rationales and philosophies behind support for a basic income with Labour MP Jon Cruddas; Dr Louise Haagh, Reader in Politics at the University ...
Matthew Taylor discusses the impact of automation on jobs with Michael A. Osborne of Oxford University, Ryan Avent from The Economist and Judy Wajcman, Professor of Sociology at the London School of Economics.
Chief Business Officer at [X], Google's ‘moonshot’ factory, Mo Gawdat explains how he developed and tested the ultimate equation for happiness.