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Government by decree - Covid-19 and the Constitution - Jonathon Sumption (lecture)
Government by decree - Covid-19 and the Constitution - Jonathon Sumption (lecture)

Sumption discusses in this lecture how Boris Johnson’s government dealt with the pandemic and focuses on the legislation they initially passed and its problematic nature. I found this lecture very interesting and I thought it clearly explained the government’s underlying motivations for passing certain pieces of legislation. These pieces of legislation were often not intended to be used in the way in which the government used them and were subjected to a minimal degree of scrutiny which worked i

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Talking Politics
Talking Politics

Podcast produced by lecturers at Cambridge University in collaboration with the London Review of Books

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Checks and Balance
Checks and Balance

Podcast by The Economist

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Blair & Brown
Blair & Brown

The New Labour Revolution

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The Rise of the Murdoch Dynasty
The Rise of the Murdoch Dynasty

BBC docuseries

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Knock down the house
Knock down the house

American documentary film on the congressional primary campaigns of four progressive Democrats who ran in the 2018 midterm elections

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Law, Liberty & the Constitution
Law, Liberty & the Constitution

By Harry Potter

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Why we get the wrong politicians
Why we get the wrong politicians

By Isabel Hardman

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