While the threat of mutually assured destruction has enabled a superficial peace, a nuclear world is not as peaceful as hoped. But is there an alternative?
Is transhumanism really around the corner? And if so, is it compatible with a progressive ideology that bears in mind the needs of everyone?
The idea of cultural appropriation is a controversial one. On the one hand, it has been used as a critique of mainstream stereotyping of other cultures and oppressed peoples and the use by some artists and writers of aspects of other cultures without truly attempting to understand them or respect …
Corbyn is not an effective leader of the opposition and his supporters delude themselves if they think he can ever be Prime Minister.
If we can win these culture wars both here and around the globe then perhaps we can one day have a world where all can love and live without fear of violence or hatred against them.
Nationalism, the resurging plague of division, is back! Embodied by Trump and Theresa May, it risks undermining so much of what we have achieved in the last 70 years
The electoral results of both the Brexit referendum and the US Presidential election have both been a shock (to say the least) to those of us on the left. It is very tempting to give up on the idea of democracy in light of such terrible decision-making on the part …
Over the past few years relations between the West (US, NATO and EU) and Russia have dramatically deteriorated. Not since the Cold War have we seen this kind of standoffish behaviour from Moscow and Washington. Much like in the Cold War, this heightened tension has returned the spectre of World …
As some of you may know, I suffer from mental illness which unfortunately has made it difficult for me to work or study throughout my life. One of the illnesses I suffer from is obsessive-compulsive disorder or OCD and I want to talk about it because it occurs to me that whilst …
Back in July I wrote an article on Brexit and Nationalism. Three months on and the situation in the UK has worsened. Theresa May and her government are dragging the country down a dangerous path of nationalism and xenophobia unlike anything seen in the UK for generations. If the Conservative …