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The Tyranny of Merit

The Tyranny of Merit

We live in a meritocracy, where success is based on ability. Escalating into meritocratic hubris, this has created a politics of humiliation behind populist protests like Trump’s election and Brexit. Harvard University Professor of Political Philosophy Michael Sandel examines the reality and consequences of our meritocracies in the latest RSA Minimate.

The RSA: Basic Income

The RSA: Basic Income

This film introduces the concept of Universal Basic Income as a means of underpinning society and taking away the financial insecurity that many people feel today.