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February 2016

HIGHGATE DEBATES

February 4, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
United Kingdom
'Austerity: Good or Bad?' Find out more »

March 2016

This House considers that overseas aid is a waste of taxpayers’ money

March 16, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
United Kingdom
Proposing GORDON BRIDGER,  Economist, ex-DfID official and former mayor of Guildford, who has written widely on the abuse of foreign aid. Opposing ANNE O’MALLIE, Campaigner with The ONE Campaign that works to increase the effectiveness and Find out more »

October 2016

Highgate Debate

October 13, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
United Kingdom
This House believes that selective state schools do more harm than good. Kiri Tunks, who will propose the motion, is a teacher in a Tower Hamlets comprehensive school and Junior Vice-President of the National Union of Teachers. Toby Young, who will o Find out more »

November 2016

Highgate Debate

November 24, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
United Kingdom
'This House believes that refugees are best helped at a distance' Find out more »

January 2017

Highgate Debate: This house believes that the NHS should be attempting the impossible

January 26, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
United Kingdom
Proposing: Philip Steer, Emeritus Professor, Imperial College, London Editor Emeritus, BJOG – an international journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Opposing: Dr. Mala Rao, Professor and Senior Clinical Fellow, Depart of Primary care and Public Find out more »

March 2017

Highgate Debate: This house believes that the United Kingdom needs a written constitution

March 16, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
United Kingdom
Proposer – Brendan Donnelly, Director of the Federal Trust for Education and Research. Opposer – Robert Hazell, Professor of Government and Constitution at the University of London. Reserve your free place: 020 8340 3343 or admin@HLSI.n Find out more »

May 2017

Annual General Meeting

May 23, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
All Welcome Find out more »

October 2017

Highgate Debate – Paying everyone a basic income is a realistic way to tackle poverty

October 5, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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November 2017

Gender Equality is Unachievable

November 23, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Proposed by Ann Hussey, opposed by Vicky Pryce Find out more »

January 2018

This House Believes that the Use of Social Media Undermines Democracy

January 25 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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October 2018

Highgate Debates: This house believes that… the policy of student loans and university fees is a mistake

October 11 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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