Tom Slater
deputy editor, spiked; regular commentator on TV and radio; editor, Unsafe Space: the crisis of free speech on campus; presenter, Last Orders podcast

Tom is deputy editor of the online magazine spiked. He has written about politics and culture for the Spectator, the Telegraph and Time Out and is a regular commentator on TV and radio, focusing on free speech, Brexit and British politics. He is the editor of Unsafe Space: The Crisis of Free Speech on Campus, published by Palgrave Macmillan. Alongside Fraser Myers and Ella Whelan, Tom is one third of the spiked podcast, a weekly round-up of news, opinion and controversy.

Follow Tom on Twitter: @Tom_Slater


Saturday 2 November, 10:00 Garden Room
From domestics to banter: is anything private anymore?

Sunday 3 November, 12:00 Cinema 2
Are the old political parties dying?

Sunday 3 November, 14:00 Cinema 3
Lend us your ears: what’s behind the rise of the podcast?