Daniel James Sharp finds Rory Stewart's memoir charming but flawed.
The author of 'The Closing of the Western Mind' on ancient Greece, Christianity, and the narrowing of public discourse today.
Who is going to control artificial intelligence, as well as artificial general intelligence when it comes? Will AI be a force for good or an existential threat?
'Disobedience may have been disastrous for Satan...but it was very much on the table for the freethinker in seventeenth-century England.'
'Our monarchs seem to have spent more time secretly lobbying for tax exemptions than standing up for liberty.'
The author of ‘Humanly Possible: Seven Hundred Years of Humanist Freethinking, Enquiry and Hope' speaks to the Freethinker.