Despotic Drift: The Use and Abuse of Emergency Powers

Despotic Drift: The Use and Abuse of Emergency Powers with Luke Kemp

Saturday 11:30 – 12:30 | MIND

In a world of global risks, emergency powers are becoming increasingly prevalent. This talk will explore the deep history and future of emergency powers, their uses and abuses, how they can drift towards more despotic arrangements, and alternative, more democratic responses to crises.