Professor James Fishkin, director of the Centre for Deliberative Democracy at Stanford University, shows how a more deliberative politics can revive our modern democracies.
Videos & Audio
This short paper with NHSX looks at the ways in which radical technologies, such as AI and ADS, are influencing commissioning and clinical practice in the health system.
Just 21% of Britons we survey think the country will be better in 2030 than today. think In a series of four essays we map out how a more optimistic future might be secured.
Articles & Blogs
14th November 2019
To safeguard its founding principles, it is time to have an informed debate about how to make the NHS sustainable and effective.
13th November 2019
Are manifestos really enough of a mandate?
30th October 2019
In partnership with NHSX we deliberated with healthcare professionals and tech specialists on artificial intelligence in our NHS.
29th October 2019
Think about how you want to have influence, and structure your discussion around that.
Supporting three local authorities to run citizens’ assemblies.
Tuesday 28th January 2020 at 18:00
People's History Museum, Manchester
RSA Fellows are invited to join us in Manchester during the International Week for Democratic Innovation to explore how we mobilise and support democratic innovation in the north.
Tuesday 4th February 2020 at 16:00
In this interactive online event, the RSA is joining forces with the RSA-USA Deliberation Gateway and Augmented Society networks and Engage Britain to explore how online technologies and deliberation intersect in the future. ...
Thursday 6th February 2020 at 18:00
The New School House Gallery, York
In recent months York has seen a raft of deliberative democratic experiments – from June’s Extinction Rebellion People’s Assembly held in a packed York Explore to this autumn’s collaboration with the City of York Council ...
Monday 10th February 2020 at 18:00
The Great Room, RSA House
Is digitised social media destroying democracy? With Archon Fung, Professor of Citizenship at the Harvard Kennedy School.