Any dad who has a school-age child knows what it takes every morning to get said child into the proper clothing, make sure he or she has had breakfast and leaves home in time to catch the bus, with all the necessary things in the school-bag. All this while you having to get yourself ready […]
A masterful effort by Jared Diamond to answer an age-old question: why did human societies develop at different speeds in different areas of the world?
If Europe is to endure as a place of freedom, Europeans need to be less tolerant If there’s one word that our European society has gotten all wrong, it is the word “tolerance”. Not only has its real meaning been dangerously subverted to imply “acceptance of everything”, effectively denuding the word of any real significance, […]
I have always been an admirer of Britain and all things British – football and food being the only notable exceptions. In my eyes, Britain has always been this small, tenacious island, which throughout history punched way above its size, spurned by the values of duty and hard-work. Occasionally, it even took some time off […]