Polarised final

The podcast from the RSA investigating the political and cultural forces driving us further apart. Presented by the RSA's Matthew Taylor and the author of 'Born Liars' and 'Curious', Ian Leslie.

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    Is democracy failing?

    Is democracy under attack? How worried should we be? With Niheer Dasandi and Eliane Glaser.

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    Nervous States

    Have feelings taken over the world? With author of 'Nervous States', William Davies.

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    Anger is all the rage in our politics, but is anger itself the problem? With Claire Fox.

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    The Media and Echo Chambers

    Is it really true that we all live in our own echo chambers? With Sílvia Majó-Vázquez.

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    Inequality and Generation Wealth

    Are economic divides to blame for everything else that’s broken in our society? With Faiza Shaheen and Lauren Greenfield.

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    Silicon Valley's Persuasion Machine

    Can companies like Cambridge Analytica really swing elections and referendums? With Chris Sumner and Martin Moore.

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    Liberals and Authoritarians

    Have we become a nation of two tribes – liberals vs authoritarians? With political sociologist Paula Surridge.

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    The RSA's Matthew Taylor and the author of 'Born Liars' and 'Curious', Ian Leslie, investigate the forces driving us further apart.

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