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Briefing: Values in Public Life

What values does Britain expect of its leaders and how can they be renewed?

Recent revelations involving the governments handling of lockdowns breaches and accusations of Islamophobia have caused widespread anger and condemnation. Commentators discussed what the episode shows about commonly shared British values – what are they, what should they be and what are the consequences of the breakdown of trust. Ruth Peacock hosted this discussion with:

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Report: No integrity, no honour: faith leaders’ verdict on No 10 party ‘hypocrisy’

“We are in the grip of populism, individualism and emotivism, fuelled by a corporate tabloid press, which does inestimable harm to the public good. And what we lack is this common set of values”

Professor Tina Beattie


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