Since the financial crisis, Far-Right and populist political parties, such as Ukip, Front National and Golden Dawn have grown in support raising a number of pressing questions.
What explains their rise?
Who supports them?
Why do some succeed and others fail?
Can they be stopped?
The Challenging Orthodoxies Society presents The Rise of the Far Right, a panel discussion with three expert speakers grappling with the recent rise in support for Far-Right and populist political parties.
Phillip Blond – Director of the ResPublica Thinktank and political theorist described as ‘the driving force behind David Cameron’s Big Society’
Dr Norma Rossi – Senior Lecturer in Defence and International Affairs at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst