Join Ian Dunt as he describes the findings in his new book, How to be a liberal.


About the Book

Nationalists are launching an all-out assault on liberal values. In this ground-breaking book, political journalist Ian Dunt tells the story of liberalism, from its epic struggle against absolute monarchy to its modern-day resistance to the new populism.

In a soaring narrative that stretches from the battle fields of the English Civil War and the French Revolution to the 2008 financial crash, Brexit and Donald Trump, How to be a Liberal sets out the principles and practices of liberalism and shows why it remains our most powerful weapon to shatter
the shiny lies of populists.


About Ian Dunt

Ian Dunt is a political commentator and journalist. He is editor of, an energetic presence on Twitter, and appears as a pundit on BBC TV, Sky News and Al-Jazeera.

He specialises in immigration, civil liberties and social justice; his recent work has been dominated by Brexit, amid the rise of populism around the
world. His first book, Brexit: What the Hell Happens Now? was a bestseller in the UK.


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October 14, 2020 at 7:30pm - 8:45pm