Populism and the Elite: An interview with Geoffrey Robertson QC

 

Geoffrey Robertson QC discussing the elite class and populism at Integrity 2017 Conference. Pic Danica Streader

BY DANICA STREADER

Is populism any different from elitism?

Geoffrey Robertson QC is a leading human rights barrister, author and broadcaster, who joined a panel of experts at the Integrity 2017 Conference to discuss the global rise in populism.

In our interview with Mr Robertson QC, we explored the extent of Pauline Hanson’s populism in Australian democracy, and whether the elite class can regain power from a populist regime.

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