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14 February 2024
In this latest People, Power, Politics podcast, Prof Rory Cormac talks about the fascinating world of secret statecraft and its implications for democracy.
07 February 2024
Dr Seb Rumsby documents firsthand experiences of the catastrophic drop in legal aid funding, which is undermining people’s wellbeing and right to a fair trial.
01 February 2024
Dr Daniel Wheatley explores the ‘flexibility ripple effect’ and the critical role of good line management in a flexible future of work.
31 January 2024
The new People, Power, Politics podcast episode features CEDAR’s Nic Cheeseman in conversation with Prof Aili Mari Tripp.
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