On Radio 3 Now

In Tune

16:30 - 17:30

Sean Rafferty presents a selection of music and guests from the arts world.

Next On Air

17:30 Opera on 3

View full schedule

Trevor Phillips

9: Daniel in the Lion's Den: Trevor Phillips Six Questions Liberal Democracy Can't Answer



Description

Trevor Phillips, head of the Equality and Human rights Commission, remains one of the most outspoken figures in Britain today, asking searching questions about the nature of modern society.

In this challenging session, he asks whether modern liberal democracies have all the answers to the most important questions of our age.

Or will some of the challenges thrown up by today's hyper-diversity stump even our most progressive thinkers.





Audio and video

Audio available in iPlayer for 7 days after broadcast.

Audio on this page is available in perpetuity.

We apologise that the video for this event is not available.





Recommended BBC programmes and websites



On the web



Your thoughts

There are no comments yet

A festival of ideas in Liverpool Friday 31st October - Sunday 2nd November 2008, on radio and online.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.