Keynote debate: Are we facing a crisis of democracy?

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Event:
Keynote debate: Are we facing a crisis of democracy?
Start:
March 24, 2012 6:30 pm
End:
March 24, 2012 7:45 pm
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Updated:
February 17, 2012
Venue:
Kings Place, Hall One
Address:
London, United Kingdom

Keynote debate: Are we facing a crisis of democracy?

The Euro zone crisis is raising profound issues of democratic accountability, while across the Atlantic, the American political system has struggled to rise to the policy challenges of the economic downturn. Meanwhile voter apathy and distrust of politicians continues to deepen on both continents. What will it take to revive the legitimacy and credibility of western political traditions?

Speakers: Jonathan Freedland, David Miliband, Jeffrey Sachs, and Ngaire Woods

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