Recently, the United Kingdom has proved itself to be anything but – Brexit, in-fighting in Westminster, and the rise of populist politics. Add to that global political challenges and you have to wonder: where next? Guardian journalist Rafael Behr and writer Reni Eddo-Lodge are joined by special guests to find the answers.
Special guest Amy Lamé, performer, writer and broadcaster, will be joining the panel.
For reasons that will need little explanation, Jess Phillips MP has had to withdraw from our Big Bath Debate on 28 May. In a strictly non-partisan spirit, we wish her the very best of luck with her campaign to hold the seat of Birmingham Yardley, and we’ve already extended an invitation to her to join us at next year’s festival.