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Today: Jean Vanier

January 24th, 2015

Episode 93 of 1744 episodes

Ahead of his speech at the House of Lords alongside the head of the Church of England and the Roman Catholic Church in England I met Canadian philosopher Jean Vanier at Lambeth Palace. Best known perhaps for starting L'Arche the international federation of communities for people with developmental disabilities he told me about the importance of dialogue and understanding in overcoming our differences in society. Sarah started by asking him why left the Navy he'd joined when he was 13 to the first Arche community.

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