Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Roger Scruton interview

Renown English philisopher Roger Scruton gave an interview to Hungarian HirTV when he was in Budapest in 2010. In the interview with HirTV, Scruton talks about conservatism in Hungary as well as Hungary emerging as a modern European country. Scruton also gave a speech to the Budapest Common Sense Society. The society was formed in April of 2009 and is located in Budapest, Hungary. Its members are young professionals and university students that meet regularly to debate on matters of politics, culture, philosophy and other current events in a fair environment. The group hosts debates, lectures, reading groups and panel discussion. The group regularly invites political leaders, diplomats and ambassadors for discussions. The interview with HirTV is in the Hungarian language.