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    LSE FESTIVAL 2019 PODCAST: ‘Us’ and ‘Them’: populism and religious identity in the West

LSE FESTIVAL 2019 PODCAST: ‘Us’ and ‘Them’: populism and religious identity in the West

In an apparently ever-less-religious West, how has Christian identity, however indirectly, been used as a focal point for populist discontent?

This is the recording of ‘Us’ and ‘Them’: populism and religious identity in the West, an LSE Festival event we hosted on Saturday 2 March 2019.

Chair: James Walters
Panellists: Tobias Cremer, Zubaida Haque

For more on this topic, see our Populism and […]

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    EVENT VIDEO: ‘Faith & Philanthropy: Is religion a force for good?’

EVENT VIDEO: ‘Faith & Philanthropy: Is religion a force for good?’

This is the recording of ‘Faith & Philanthropy: Is religion a force for good?’, an event hosted by the LSE’s Marshall Institute on Wednesday 27 February 2019.

Chair: Stephan Chambers
Panellists: Iqbal Nasim, Rabbi Shoshana Boyd Gelfand, Revd Canon Dr James Walters

This video was originally posted on LSE’s YouTube channel.

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    EVENT VIDEO: Christian Identity and (In)Tolerance in Secular Western Europe

EVENT VIDEO: Christian Identity and (In)Tolerance in Secular Western Europe

This is the recording of ‘Christian Identity and (In)Tolerance in Secular Western Europe’, the event we hosted at LSE on Thursday 7 June 2018.

Chair: Professor Matthew Engelke (LSE)
Speakers: Dr Neha Sahgal (Pew Research Center), Dr Esra Özyürek (LSE), Professor Nasar Meer (University of Edinburgh)

Video credit: DIDA Media

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    Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: “Leading for Religious Freedom”

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: “Leading for Religious Freedom”

A concerted international response is needed to safeguard freedom of religion and belief around the world and to prevent and reduce religion-related violence. In the LSE Faith Centre’s Faith & Leadership Annual Lecture, Lord Ahmad reflected from his vast experience on the role of religion in global affairs, his commitment to leading for religious freedom and safeguarding human rights, […]