The Spectator Podcast: what happened to civilised debate?

Oct 03, 2019, 06:16 PM

As the debate about violent language in Westminster rumbles on, have MPs accidentally stumbled on to something? In this week’s episode, we take a look at what’s happened to civilised debate with people you disagree with (00:45). Plus, could Boris Johnson request an extension and still win a general election (17:00)? And last, is recycling all it’s made out to be (31:25)?

With Douglas Murray, Sam Leith, James Forsyth, Ben Page, Laurie Graham and Julian Kirby.

Presented by Lara Prendergast and Katy Balls.

Produced by Cindy Yu and Matt Lee.