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01 Aug 22
Peter Saunders: Why does everybody lie about social mobility?
A veteran sociologist explains the history of a much contested truth...
18 Jul 22
Dr Jonathan Anomaly: Gene-Culture co-evolution was Darwin’s most "dangerous" idea...
In the first instalment of Ideas Loading, a leading bioethicist raises an overlooked existential risk for wealthy liberal societies...
20 Jul 22
My Favourite Parts From: The Boy Crisis
A much needed book about the sorry state of boys and men in modern societies, both Western and Eastern.
17 Aug 22
Michael Fritzell: Inflation is a tax that redistributes wealth in a perverse fashion
The typical picture in people’s minds of hyperinflation is one of poverty and money stacked up on wheelbarrows. But that doesn’t paint the complete picture...
25 Jul 22
James Cussen: Nobody is clever enough to be wrong all the time
The philosophy YouTuber James Cussen discusses the most useful philosophical maxim he's ever discovered.