Political Scientist Lucan Way from the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy discusses why some democracies are backsliding towards authoritarianism, especially in eastern Europe, and what that means for the rest of the world.
In this episode of How To Argue With Conservatives, we ask if people get paid what they deserve. How do we determine what people deserve to get? And is the amount of money people make really grounded in any concept of “desert”?
Research indicates young people have unfavourable opinions towards democratic institutions. So what does that mean for western democracy? Researcher David Coletto shares his thoughts on millennials and how they will, and are, shaping politics throughout the world.
Historian Benjamin Hett joins Cable Street to discuss his book Death of Democracy that chronicles Hitler's rise to power, and whether historical parallels exist in today's politics.
In this wide-ranging interview, internet "free speech activist" Nathan Bernard explains why satire is an effective way to critique the far-right, how censorship is ineffective and why there are few progressive alternatives to far-right new media personalities.
In this episode of How To Argue With Conservatives, we look at the Nordic countries — Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark — and their economies.
In this episode of How To Argue With Conservatives, we tackle the issue of borders and migration.
Reporter Martin Patriquin explains how he and other reporters cover white supremacist stories.
Debunking anti-immigrant myths with immigration law expert Sharry Aiken.
Andrés Manuel López Obrador is Mexico's newest President. He's been dubbed Mexico's Jeremy Corbyn. But is that true? And what does Obrador's victory mean for Mexico?