Intelligence Squared debating democracy in India

You’ve probably come across Intelligence Squared, who run paid-attendance public debates in London with a range of pretty decent speakers. Their next one is about democracy, not in the UK but in India, and the motion is “Democracy is India’s Achilles Heel”. They have Patrick French and Counselage India MD Suhel Seth for, and William Dalrymple […]

Lunchtime list for May 26th

Here are the articles and web pages the Talk Issues team recommend today: The collapse of the euro would open the door to democracy – Lots of euro stuff recently, much from a technical perspective, so here's a counterbalance in a traditional UK-Eurosceptic article from Simon Heffer. His thesis: that the end of the Euro, […]