Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
7.30pm, St Peter De Beauvoir Crypt
Northchurch Terrace, London N1 4HDA
On the eve of Britain’s historic referendum, the De Beauvoir Balloon Debate opens its doors to three passionate speakers.
“Europe without the EU would be at the mercy of the past.”
Ian Dunt is the editor of politics.co.uk. He specialises in issues around immigration, civil liberties, democracy, free speech and social justice and appears regularly on the BBC, Sky and Al-Jazeera as well as a variety of radio stations.
“Democracy needs the nation state.”
Jon Holbrook is a barrister based in London. He was shortlisted for the Legal Journalism prize at the Halsbury Legal Awards 2014.
“The referendum is asking us to dismantle the political order. We should answer yes.”
Ella Whelan is a staff writer at Spiked Online. She also writes regularly for the Spectator and City AM.
The evening is produced in partnership with the London Legal Salon.