Can Democracy Work?

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0120150113

Nick Robinson examines if we actually want as much democracy as we have.

Is our democracy working? Today there's a real sense of our traditional democratic system fracturing - but is this because it's failing, or is it because it's doing exactly what we want it to?

In 'Can Democracy Work?', the BBC's Political Editor Nick Robinson questions top politicians, those seeking power around the UK and direct action campaigners, as well as testing public opinion, to find out what we really want from our democracy and whether it can deliver.

In episode one, Nick examines whether we actually want as much democracy as we have.

Producer: Jonathan Brunert.

0120150113

Nick Robinson examines if we actually want as much democracy as we have.

Is our democracy working? Today there's a real sense of our traditional democratic system fracturing - but is this because it's failing, or is it because it's doing exactly what we want it to?

In 'Can Democracy Work?', the BBC's Political Editor Nick Robinson questions top politicians, those seeking power around the UK and direct action campaigners, as well as testing public opinion, to find out what we really want from our democracy and whether it can deliver.

In episode one, Nick examines whether we actually want as much democracy as we have.

Producer: Jonathan Brunert.

0220150120

Nick Robinson asks if vested interests dominate our democracy.

Is our democracy working? Today there's a real sense of our traditional democratic system fracturing - but is this because it's failing, or is it because it's doing exactly what we want it to?

In 'Can Democracy Work?' The BBC's Political Editor Nick Robinson questions top politicians, those seeking power around the UK and direct action campaigners, as well as testing public opinion, to find out what we really want from our democracy and whether it can deliver.

In episode two, Nick asks if vested interests dominate our democracy and explores why so many in Britain now feel ignored and alienated from politics.

Producer: Jonathan Brunert.

0220150120

Nick Robinson asks if vested interests dominate our democracy.

Is our democracy working? Today there's a real sense of our traditional democratic system fracturing - but is this because it's failing, or is it because it's doing exactly what we want it to?

In 'Can Democracy Work?' The BBC's Political Editor Nick Robinson questions top politicians, those seeking power around the UK and direct action campaigners, as well as testing public opinion, to find out what we really want from our democracy and whether it can deliver.

In episode two, Nick asks if vested interests dominate our democracy and explores why so many in Britain now feel ignored and alienated from politics.

Producer: Jonathan Brunert.

0320150127

Nick Robinson explores democracy, questioning senior politicians, activists and the public.

0320150127

Nick Robinson explores democracy, questioning senior politicians, activists and the public