Essays

Works of non-fiction on current affairs, science and philosophy

What would it mean to meet an alien civilisation much older and wiser than ourselves? A review of James P Hogans classic science fiction novel, and…
How can we really believe in God for reasons of necessity when, according to our modern thinking, such a thing is unlikely to exist in a cold mechanical…
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The worst thing is to be powerless as things happen or, more poignantly, as things are done to us.
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Alinsky once wrote, “If you push a negative hard enough, it will push through and become a positive.”
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We owe much to the science which sprang from The Enlightenment, including the philosophy that behind everything, there is probably nothing. However…
The early days of the emergency first published in August 2020.
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