In this episode, Laura talks to Iain Dale. Iain is a well known political commentator and author who has recently written about why we've all become so disrespectful and intolerant. In this episode, they talk about how the media landscape has changed, what it's like interviewing Boris Johnson and what makes a good interview. Laura and Iain also discuss how we can all emerge from tribalism and division and become more respectful to each other and those who govern us.
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Iain's book is called Why Can't We All Just Get Along: Shout Less. Listen More.
In What Were You Thinking former political advisor Laura Round speaks to politicians, opinion formers and business people to find out about the experiences, people and places that have inspired them. What motivates them? Why did they decide to do what they do? What are the most memorable and surprising situations they have found themselves in? The answer is often unexpected.
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