The Cosmopolitan Rejoinder: Professor Mary Kaldor in conversation with James Stafford and George Morris

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Autumn 2018

Over a career spanning five decades, the peace activist and academic Mary Kaldor has argued for a cosmopolitan left: supportive of global governance, the European Union and the human rights movement, and sceptical of the nation-state’s ability to provide security or justice. Renewal met Kaldor to discuss her support for left campaigns against Brexit, and to ask what remains of projects for a left-liberal globalism in our current age of revived national power-politics.