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Abolish Childhood! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Abolish Childhood! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre (venue 7)
Aug 3 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Abolish Childhood! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre (venue 7) | England | United Kingdom
Childhood is an injustice. Childhood infantilises, exploits, and oppresses children. Dr Philip Cook (The University of Edinburgh) argues that justice demands we abolish childhood. But how can we abolish childhood? And would abolishing childhood harm …
What Does Sex Sell? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
What Does Sex Sell? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 3 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
What Does Sex Sell? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Men are sexual predators and women are sex objects – or so advertisers tell us. ‘Sexy’ themes have been used in advertising for decades, based on the notion that ‘sex sells’. From yoghurt ads to …
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Privacy is Dead, Long Live Privacy! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Privacy is Dead, Long Live Privacy! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 4 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Privacy is Dead, Long Live Privacy! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre  | England | United Kingdom
Your pictures and regrettable digital utterings are public… Google, Facebook and Amazon know… well, everything… You’re tracked and logged across cyberspace and there’s nothing you can do! Or is there? Join Nicola Osborne (EDINA, University …
Hey, You at the Back! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Hey, You at the Back! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 4 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Hey, You at the Back! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Did you always sit at the back in class? Were you bored? Or maybe you were one of the lucky ones who was engaged and inspired by a teacher? Many people have memories and strong …
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Who Do You Want to Wipe Your Bum? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Who Do You Want to Wipe Your Bum? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Who Do You Want to Wipe Your Bum? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Bills, dating, raising children – life is challenging enough! Who wants to think about potential future health issues and care needs with more immediate matters to consider? Unfortunately, decisions don’t become easier when you are …
Silence in the Archive (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Silence in the Archive (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 5 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Silence in the Archive (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
How dangerous is silence in the archive? Archivist Rachel Hosker (The University of Edinburgh) returns to the Cabaret to explore the awkward and uncomfortable issue of silence in archives. Is silence a warning? What are …
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Dr Google Will See You Now! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Dr Google Will See You Now! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 6 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Dr Google Will See You Now! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Your supermarket knows when you’re pregnant; Google knows what medical conditions you have; Facebook could help your doctor diagnose you. What if Google sent a record of your search terms to your doctor to notify …
Listening to the Public is Dangerous! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Listening to the Public is Dangerous! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 6 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Listening to the Public is Dangerous! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
The public actively engage in decision-making processes, from referendums and elections to choosing singing contest winners. Often the results of these are contested and debated, and questions arise over whether the public made the right …
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Doing MORE Drugs (Policy) (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Doing MORE Drugs (Policy) (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 7 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Doing MORE Drugs (Policy) (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Discussions about drug use and drug policy often involve stories – personal experience combined with knowledge gleamed from the media and other sources. But how are these stories translated into policy, and what validity should …
What Keeps You Sharp? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
What Keeps You Sharp? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 7 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
What Keeps You Sharp? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Isn’t the expression ‘having a senior moment’ awful? Yet people often think of changes in their mental skills with age in terms of decline. While some people do experience these changes, others do not. So …
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The Problem with Patriotism (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
The Problem with Patriotism (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 8 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The Problem with Patriotism (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Do you love your country? Does the sight of your national flag fill you with pride? Whatever your nationality, patriotism is a hugely significant part of modern life, influencing everything from the cars we buy …
Monolinguals, Where Are You? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Monolinguals, Where Are You? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 8 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Monolinguals, Where Are You? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Is anyone truly monolingual anymore? Knowing dialects, learning languages at school, and hearing migrant speakers make everybody ‘bilingual’ to some extent. This means that the mother tongue changes, in completely natural and predictable ways. It …
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Never a Soft Touch (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Never a Soft Touch (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Never a Soft Touch (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Scotland was once considered a ‘soft-touch’ on female genital mutilation (FGM), failing to protect 23,979 affected residents. Oonagh O’Brien (Queen Margaret University) and Jerusalem Barnabas (Waverley Care) argue that things are changing. Greater steps are …
Science is F***ed (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Science is F***ed (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 9 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Science is F***ed (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Science is thought of as the definitive truth of our time. It claims to sit at the apex of the tree of knowledge. But there’s a problem: most scientific findings are (possibly) false. If this …
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Stop Making Sense (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Stop Making Sense (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Stop Making Sense (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Do you always approach life logically, making careful decisions based on sound evidence and facts? Health warning! You may be suffering from abnormally high levels of rationality. This can be dangerous! Too much reason can …
We’re All Mental! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
We’re All Mental! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 10 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
We’re All Mental! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
The history of mental disorder is full of instances of labels of mental disorders being used to control what was deemed as unacceptable or dangerous. The science of mental health is as much determined by …
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Fibre Optics Can Save the World! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Fibre Optics Can Save the World! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Fibre Optics Can Save the World! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
The magical internet-providing properties of fibre optics are well-known. But hardly anyone has heard of fibre optics that can diagnosis cancer or detect gravity waves, and Matthew Partridge (Southampton University) is not happy about that. …
Why is Mental Illness So Goddamn Controversial? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Why is Mental Illness So Goddamn Controversial? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 11 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Why is Mental Illness So Goddamn Controversial? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Psychiatrist Stephen Lawrie (The University of Edinburgh) thinks mental illness is needlessly controversial – and the controversy is destroying our mental health services. Artificial battle-lines are drawn between two stereotypes: ‘pill-peddling’ doctors under the influence …
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School of Batman – Live! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
School of Batman – Live! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 12 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
School of Batman – Live! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Batman is the world’s greatest scientist and we can prove it. School of Batman is a podcast where academics help Batman fight crime utilising their research. In this show, it starts with a tour of …
Turn to the Darknet (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Turn to the Darknet (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 12 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Turn to the Darknet (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
The internet presents new opportunities for being both hidden and exposed.  Intelligence agencies and various governments fret about the advantages online anonymity gives miscreants and malcontents. Libertarians and civil liberties activists point to the technically and increasingly …
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Ditch the Classroom; Speak in Tongues! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Ditch the Classroom; Speak in Tongues! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 13 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Ditch the Classroom; Speak in Tongues! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Everybody believes that education is good: the more, the better. But what if the benefits of education are mainly due to knowing different languages? Does this mean we don’t need to study maths, biology or …
Fibre Optics Can Save the World! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Fibre Optics Can Save the World! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 13 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Fibre Optics Can Save the World! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
The magical internet-providing properties of fibre optics are well-known. But hardly anyone has heard of fibre optics that can diagnosis cancer or detect gravity waves, and Matthew Partridge (Southampton University) is not happy about that. …
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Disgust for Dummies (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Disgust for Dummies (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 14 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Disgust for Dummies (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
What do dirty floors and corrupted politicians have in common? They are both revolting. Disgust evolved to protect us from contamination and harm, being it physical or moral. But are these feelings an immovable reality …
Cows Eat Grass, Don’t They? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Cows Eat Grass, Don’t They? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 14 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Cows Eat Grass, Don’t They? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
The cows that made the milk that went into your tea or your cereal this morning might be housed all year round in large sheds. The dairy sector is changing from the image we all …
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All News is Fake News! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
All News is Fake News! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
All News is Fake News! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
We’re all brainwashed, biased and influenced by personal experience, even scientists. But there are ways to notice and counter this. Join scientists Professor David Finnegan (The University of Edinburgh) and Sarah Keer-Keer (Wellcome Trust Centre for …
Privacy is Dead, Long Live Privacy! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Privacy is Dead, Long Live Privacy! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 15 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Privacy is Dead, Long Live Privacy! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Your pictures and regrettable digital utterings are public… Google, Facebook and Amazon know… well, everything… You’re tracked and logged across cyberspace and there’s nothing you can do! Or is there? Join Nicola Osborne (EDINA, University …
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What Keeps You Sharp? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
What Keeps You Sharp? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
What Keeps You Sharp? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Isn’t the expression ‘having a senior moment’ awful? Yet people often think of changes in their mental skills with age in terms of decline. While some people do experience these changes, others do not. So …
Ditch the Classroom; Speak in Tongues! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Ditch the Classroom; Speak in Tongues! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 16 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Ditch the Classroom; Speak in Tongues! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Everybody believes that education is good: the more, the better. But what if the benefits of education are mainly due to knowing different languages? Does this mean we don’t need to study maths, biology or …
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Footballers Have Feelings Too (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Footballers Have Feelings Too (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 17 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Footballers Have Feelings Too (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
And we can learn from them.  Across the globe, many footballers and other athletes have actively engaged with issues related to peace, racism and social inequities.  These voices not only highlight important social and political …
Suspect Confessions (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Suspect Confessions (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 17 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Suspect Confessions (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
  Have you ever admitted to something you didn’t do? At home? At work? What would it take to own up to breaking the law? It’s surprisingly common for innocent people to confess to crimes …
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Politics of the Tooth Fairy (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Politics of the Tooth Fairy (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Politics of the Tooth Fairy (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Jan Clarkson (University of Dundee/NHS Education for Scotland) and Craig Ramsay (The University of Aberdeen) told us at previously Cabarets to stop brushing our teeth and to skip our scale and polish. Can we conclude …
Science is F***ed (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Science is F***ed (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 18 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Science is F***ed (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Science is thought of as the definitive truth of our time. It claims to sit at the apex of the tree of knowledge. But there’s a problem: most scientific findings are (possibly) false. If this …
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Monolinguals, Where Are You? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Monolinguals, Where Are You? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Monolinguals, Where Are You? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Is anyone truly monolingual anymore? Knowing dialects, learning languages at school, and hearing migrant speakers make everybody ‘bilingual’ to some extent. This means that the mother tongue changes, in completely natural and predictable ways. It …
No Copyright, No Problem? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
No Copyright, No Problem? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 19 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
No Copyright, No Problem? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Is copyright necessary? Does it hinder or does it help? What would happen if there was no copyright? Without it, who benefits and who loses out? Is copyright just for large corporations? Or does copyright …
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The Naked Blind Data Show (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
The Naked Blind Data Show (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The Naked Blind Data Show (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Do you want to reveal yourself to the world? Does your data show more than you think? To whom? We think our personal information is private. But should it be? New laws seek to protect …
Is Astronaut Food the Future? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Is Astronaut Food the Future? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 20 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Is Astronaut Food the Future? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre  | Scotland | United Kingdom
With growing pressure on the planet’s resources, food production is having to get more high-tech. Are you worried about what’s in it? From looking at food provisions in extreme environments like space, researchers and engineers …
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The Dark Side of Fluorescence (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
The Dark Side of Fluorescence (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The Dark Side of Fluorescence (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Dr Amy Davies (Heriot-Watt University) invites you to delve into the deep oceans and dark forests where enchanting fluorescent creatures, such as jellyfish and fireflies, live. Their fluorescence has allowed scientists to make other animals …
Big Boys Don’t Cry (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Big Boys Don’t Cry (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 21 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Big Boys Don't Cry (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Toxic masculinity is blamed for everything from the #MeToo movement to rates of male suicide. Dr Fiona McQueen (Edinburgh Napier University) wants to know whether men becoming more emotional can undo the nasty sides of …
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Will Pigs Save Our Bacon? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Will Pigs Save Our Bacon? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Will Pigs Save Our Bacon? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
We’re desperately short of organs for transplant, so the possibility of transplanting from pigs to humans – xenotransplantation – has many people excited. Dr James Lowe (The University of Edinburgh) will explore whether this promise …
Silence in the Archive (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Silence in the Archive (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 22 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Silence in the Archive (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
How dangerous is silence in the archive? Archivist Rachel Hosker (The University of Edinburgh) returns to the Cabaret to explore the awkward and uncomfortable issue of silence in archives. Is silence a warning? What are …
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Never Say Die? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Never Say Die? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Never Say Die? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
From hospice care to funeral plans, talk of death is becoming mainstream. But some questions remain taboo, like: What frightens you most about dying? What happens on the road to death? Other animals don’t have …
When Is Lying Good? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
When Is Lying Good? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 23 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
When Is Lying Good? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Would you lie to the government about who you are? How about to your doctor? Maybe to big companies? Whilst online shopping? How about on your Facebook profile? Do they need your real date of …
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Footballers Have Feelings Too (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
Footballers Have Feelings Too (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Footballers Have Feelings Too (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
And we can learn from them.  Across the globe, many footballers and other athletes have actively engaged with issues related to peace, racism and social inequities.  These voices not only highlight important social and political …
YesAllMen? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
YesAllMen? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town theatre
Aug 24 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
YesAllMen? (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Time’s up; but on what, exactly? Are the Weinsteins of the world isolated bad apples, individuals who use their positions of power to take advantage of vulnerable women, or is it a much deeper problem? …
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May Contain Neanderthal (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
May Contain Neanderthal (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
May Contain Neanderthal (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
“Our genes make us who we are”; “DNA is our destiny. And our ancestry”. Neither of these statements are correct, but offer simple and seductive explanations that obscure the much more complicated reality. Jonathan Pettitt …
Abolish Childhood! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
Abolish Childhood! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 25 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
Abolish Childhood! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | England | United Kingdom
Childhood is an injustice. Childhood infantilises, exploits, and oppresses children. Dr Philip Cook (The University of Edinburgh) argues that justice demands we abolish childhood. But how can we abolish childhood? And would abolishing childhood harm …
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The Spy Who Doped Me (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 1:30 pm
The Spy Who Doped Me (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 26 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The Spy Who Doped Me (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
The margin between success and failure in elite sport can be miniscule. The investment into sporting success can be millions of pounds for a handful of medals. While some athletes and coaches look to marginal …
We’re All Mental! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) 8:10 pm
We’re All Mental! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre
Aug 26 @ 8:10 pm – 9:10 pm
We’re All Mental! (Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas 2018) @ New Town Theatre | Scotland | United Kingdom
The history of mental disorder is full of instances of labels of mental disorders being used to control what was deemed as unacceptable or dangerous. The science of mental health is as much determined by …
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