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Does the British Establishment still exist?

October 24th, 2013

Episode 103 of 443 episodes

One of the UK’s leading contemporary historians, Peter Hennessy visits the RSA to investigate whether or not there is still such a thing as a British Establishment. If there is, what effect does it have on society today?

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