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The Argument for Globalisation
Stephen Sackur and Thomas Friedman
Stephen Sakcur talks to Thomas Friedman

In a HARDtalk interview on June 2nd, Stephen Sackur talks to the New York Times columnist, Thomas Friedman, about why he supports Globalisation

Is Globalisation good?

Are people from all countries and sectors of society benefiting from internet connectivity, outsourcing and international supply chains?

Thomas Friedman is an American writer and columnist who supports Globalisation.

But what roles does he think corporations and governments should play in protecting the world's most vulnerable inhabitants?

And what role does the media have?

HARDtalk can be seen on BBC World at 03:30 GMT, 0830 GMT, 1530 GMT, 1830 GMT, 2330 GMT

It can also be seen on BBC News 24 at 04:30 and 23:30


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