Tim Soutphommasane - Political Philosopher

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Duration: 30 minutes

Gavin Esler asks political philosopher Tim Soutphommasane if the reason left-of-centre parties have not prospered in Europe in recent years, despite the banking crisis and their criticism of unregulated capitalism, is because they leave patriotism to the right wing.

Soutphommasane has advised Australian and British Labour politicians on how to embrace patriotism - but what would that mean in practice?

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Interviewer
Gavin Esler
Interviewed Guest
Tim Soutphommasane

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