Watch Raoul Martinez, writer, artist and award-winning filmmaker in our latest RSA Spotlight - the edits which take you straight to the heart of the event!
Life is Just a Lottery with Raoul Martinez. Informed by over a decade of research, Martinez lifts the veil on the mechanisms of control that pervade our lives, from the lottery of our birth to concentrated wealth and power. He explains that the more we understand how the world shapes us, the more effectively we can shape our world.
Freedom is at the heart of our political and economic system. It is foundational to our sense of justice, our way of life, our conception of what it is to be human. But are we free in the way that we think we are? Raoul Martinez reflects on one of the most urgent questions of our time.
Mark Greif explores the philosophical and political arguments laid out in his essay ‘The Meaning of Life, Part II’, which touches on thoughts on a universal citizen’s income, poverty, property and ‘morally relevant inequality’.