Is there room in Britishness for cultural difference? | Welsh National Opera

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Monday, June 2, 2014

Shortly after writing Moses und Aron, Schoenberg fled to the USA to escape the Nazi led persecution of European Jews. In this debate leading social commentators consider whether multiple cultures and religions can exist side by side in modern day Britain. The panel will tackle questions such as is multiculturalism really to blame for the erosion of community?

Chair: Abdul Rehman Malik, Journalist and Programme Director of the Radical Middle Way

Panel: Julie Siddiqi, from the Islamic Society of Britain

Dave Rich, Deputy Director of Communications at the Community Security Trust

Daniel Trilling, Editor of the New Humanist magazine

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