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The RSA hosts one of the world’s leading public events programmes, delivering over 100 lectures, talks, screenings and debates a year. These events provide a platform for our most exciting public thinkers, and encourage intelligent exploration of today’s most urgent social challenges. Our public programme welcomes speakers from across the world and across disciplines – all united by a belief in the power of ideas to inspire and motivate social change. All of the audio files are recordings of talks in our public events programme.


The Cost of Higher Education: is up the only way?

January 17th, 2014

Episode 144 of 494 episodes

John Denham, Labour MP for Southampton Itchen argues for a radical review of higher education to deliver a system which is both sustainable and affordable.

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