The Putney Debates 2017: Session II

Changing and Strengthening the Role of the People
Speaker: 
Paul Craig (CHAIR), Philip Kay, Will Hutton, John Howell, Philip Schofield, Robert Hazell, Anne Deighton, Talha Jamil Ahmad, Linda Risso, Mark Knights

The Putney Debates 2017 were held on 2-3 February 2017 at St Mary's Church, Putney, to address the UK's constitutional future in the wake of the vote to leave the European Union.​ 

Session II: Changing and Strengthening the Role of the People, chaired by Professor Paul Craig, examines direct democracy, referendums, and the role of social media in strengthening the voice of the people.