Podcast: philosopher and author Julian Baggini talks about one of the thorniest issues in philosophy.
Listen to the discussion at the launch of Phil Mullan's new book.
Podcast: listen to the lecture and discussion from Battle of Ideas 2016.
Listen to this Podcast of Ideas special on what happens beyond Article 50.
Listen to the debate from the Battle of Ideas 2016.
Podcast: listen to the debate from the Battle of Ideas 2016.
Podcast: Patrick Hayes discusses the UK government's recent green paper.
Listen to the team chew over the week's news.
Podcast: listen to the debate from the Battle of Ideas 2016.
The team discuss the new US president and Brexit.
Podcast: listen to the debate at the Battle of Ideas 2016
Podcast: listen to the debate at the Battle of Ideas 2016.
Podcast: Josie Appleton, director of the Manifesto Club, talks about her new book.
Recording of the debate at the Battle of Ideas 2016
Rob Lyons speaks to Australian policy consultant Terry Barnes.
Claire Fox, Geoff Kidder and Rob Lyons discuss the fallout from the US election.
Recorded at the Battle of Ideas 2016
Podcast: recording of the debate at the Battle of Ideas 2016.
Max Sanderson talks to London's former deputy mayor for education and culture.
Podcast: Rob Lyons speaks to sociologist Jennie Bristow.
Max Sanderson profiles Anders Sandberg from the Future of Humanity Institute
Max Sanderson profiles Ian Dunt, editor of Politics.co.uk
Max Sanderson profiles writer, broadcaster and comedian Timandra Harkness
Podcast: Recorded at the Battle of ideas 2015.
Rob Lyons speaks to Dr Guy Smith from the National Farmers Union
Podcast: Three short lectures on Isaac Newton, John Milton and Enlightenment coffee houses and salons
Podcast: lecture by Angus Kennedy recorded at The Academy 2016
Podcast: lecture by Bruno Waterfield recorded at The Academy 2016
Plenary lecture delivered by Josie Appleton at the Academy 2016.
Professor Frank Furedi's plenary lecture at last month's Institute of Ideas Academy.
Podcast: Invoke Democracy Now's Rob Killick speaks to Rob Lyons
Podcast of Rob Lyons' opening remarks from this week's Institute of Ideas Economy Forum
Rob Lyons speaks to architect Austin Williams.
Recorded as part of the Academy in One Day at the Battle of Ideas 2015
Podcast: listen to this week's public event in London.
Rob Lyons, Claire Fox and David Bowden discuss the fallout from the Brexit vote.
Podcast: listen to the debate from the Battle of Ideas 2015.
How should we respond to the murder of Labour MP Jo Cox and what effect might it have on the EU referendum campaign?
Podcast: Rob Lyons talks to New York Times journalist John Tierney.
Claire Fox, David Bowden and Rob Lyons discuss the week's news.
Recorded at this week's Institute of Ideas event at Goodenough College.
Claire Fox, David Bowden and Rob Lyons discuss the recent elections in the UK, mad anti-Brexit arguments and the 'kid's strike' over SATS.
Recorded at the Battle of Ideas 2015
Recorded at the Battle of Ideas 2015.
Claire Fox, David Bowden and Rob Lyons discuss the week's news
Podcast: listen to this debate from our Battle of Ideas archive.
Claire Fox and Ian Dunt discuss the Rhodes Must Fall movement
The team discusses the EU referendum debate so far and the UK government's latest public health campaign.
Keynote debate from the Battle of Ideas 2015.
Student Elrica Degirmen on her fight for free speech on campus
The polemical filmmaker talks about his crowdfunded documentary making the case for leaving the EU.
Physics teacher and communicator Gareth Sturdy discusses a major scientific discovery.
Podcast: Frank Furedi discusses his new book in conversation with Russell Celyn Jones.
Listen to the team discuss Brexit, the US presidential election and public-health naggers.
Podcast: listen to the debate from the Battle of Ideas 2015
Tom Slater, deputy editor of spiked, on this year's Free Speech University Rankings.
Listen to the debate from the Battle of Ideas 2015
Charlie Hebdo one year on, Corbyn's reshuffle, debating Brexit and more
Podcast: Listen to the Battle of Ideas 2015 debate at the Barbican in London.
Podcast: Listen to the debate from the Battle of Ideas 2015.
Listen to the team discuss the Paris attacks, bombing Syria and the climate change talks
Listen to the special debate at the Battle of Ideas satellite event in Stockholm.
Listen to this session from the International Battles strand of the recent Battle of Ideas festival
Audio and video of the recent Battle of Ideas session on e-cigarettes.
Podcast: Dr Alex Standish talks about why an apparently dry academic debate reflects uncertainty about the role of humanity today.
Battle of Ideas podcast: listen to the opening panel remarks from this debate on Gamergate, free expression and the trouble with identity politics.
Listen to the introductory remarks from last week's Battle of Ideas satellite in Amsterdam
Podcast: Listen to the opening remarks from the Battle of Ideas launch event at the Barbican in London.
Podcast: Rob Lyons speaks to philosopher Piers Benn about what it means to be happy and whether it should be the aim of policy.
US shootings, migrant crisis, robot wars and the UK education system.
Podcast: Professor Giorgios Varouxakis's lecture from The Academy 2015
Discussion of the news, race and policing in America and Immanuel Kant
Podcast: Listen to Dr Adam Smith's lecture from The Academy 2015
The team discusses Jeremy Corbyn, Lord Sewel, ISIS and smoking bans.
Professor Frank Furedi at this year's Academy
Highlights from the Institute's Justice Money Power debates at the City of London Festival
Fighting for free speech in education, a great Renaissance thinker, plus our take on the week's news
Podcast: Frank Furedi examines the ramifications of a key moment in twentieth-century history.
The idea of progress from Renaissance to Enlightenment, the politics of gender and race, and a look forward to the Debating Matters National Final.
Podcast: Listen to Professor Frank Furedi's lecture on the legacy of Jean-Paul Sartre at the Academy 2012
FIFA Scandal, professionalism in crisis and a new approach to primary-school teaching.
Is the preoccupation with vulnerability sapping our resilience?
Fighting for the right to party, the history of theatre and our upcoming events on justice, money and power.
Podcast: Angus Kennedy offers an introduction to morality.
Listen to this podcast from the Battle of Ideas archive on the past, present and future of conservatism
The EU in crisis, the UK economy and our round up of the General Election campaign.
Podcast: has the culture of irony gone too far?
Solving the housing crisis, repealing the Human Rights Act and a breakthrough in autism research.
Podcast: Bruno Waterfield at The Academy 2011 explains the origins of fascism.
In this edition, we talk to Tiffany Jenkins, Claire Fox and Vicky Pryce.
Podcast: listen to Frank Furedi's lecture from The Academy 2014
This week we talk racial equality laws, childhood obesity and free speech on university campuses
Podcast: Listen to the Battle of Ideas debate.
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