Festival of Ideas: David Goodhart

Festival of Ideas: David Goodhart

Greater economic and cultural openness in the West has not worked for all citizens. A populist politics of culture and identity has risen to challenge the traditional politics of left and right among those who’ve benefitted least, creating a new division: between the mobile ‘achieved’ identity of the people from Anywhere, and the more marginalised, roots-based identity of the people from Somewhere. This value divide helps to account for the Brexit vote in Britain, the election of Donald Trump, ...

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4 attendees (None invited)

Venue

Watershed
1 Canons Road, Harbourside

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