head of demography, Policy Exchange; author, The Road to Somewhere
David Goodhart is a journalist, author and think tanker—currently head of the demography unit at the Policy Exchange think tank.
He is the founder and former editor of Prospect magazine and the former director of the centre-left think tank Demos.
His book “The British Dream: Successes and Failures of Post-War Immigration” was runner up for the Orwell book prize. In his new book (a Sunday Times bestseller) The Road to Somewhere: The New Tribes Shaping British Politics, Goodhart identifies the value divisions in British society that help to explain the Brexit vote and the rise of populism.
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Sunday 14 October, 14:00 Exhibition Hall 2
Can we revive Britain’s ‘Rust Belt’?
Saturday 17 November, 16:00 Kulturhuset Stadsteatern, Stockholm
Immigration and citizenship: is there a future for free movement?
Saturday 17 November, 17:30 Kulturhuset Stadsteatern, Stockholm
From Brexit to Sweden: what’s behind today’s anti-establishment revolt?