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Is democracy still fit for purpose?

3 June 2019

In a series exploring democracy in the age of Brexit, Professor Meg Russell (UCL Constitution Unit) explains what makes representative democracy different from other forms of democracy and talks about the expectations placed on politicians.

Listen: BBC Radio 4’s ‘Rethinking Representation’ (from 2 mins 54 secs) (from 3 mins 16 secs)