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R3Arts: Night Waves - Ideology 15 May 12

May 16th, 2012

Episode 142 of 1201 episodes

Matthew Sweet presents Night Waves with a first night review of a new production of Falstaff live from the Royal Opera House in London. Journalist Peter Oborne and writer Eliane Glaser join Matthew to debate political ideology. Scottish human rights lawyer and screenwriter Paul Laverty talks to Matthew about his new political film Even The Rain and Diego Marani a linguist at the European Union who writes a column for a Swiss newspaper in the made up language of Europanto.