Archie Brown talks to David Lammy

The Myth of the Strong Leader

Hay Festival 2014 , 

The Emeritus Professor of Politics at Oxford introduces his masterly and authoritative survey of political leadership over the last hundred years – from Churchill and Hitler to Margaret Thatcher and Tony Blair – and debunks the myth that it is only the strong, single-minded leader who makes a difference. Chaired by the Labour candidate for London Mayor.