A transition in the MENA region towards greater human rights protection and democracy may not happen soon. But it will happen.
With cuts threatening to plunge state-subsidised arts institutions into crisis, how should they respond?
As we expand the list of psychiatric classifications and criteria, are we pathologising normal human behaviours and damaging ourselves in the process?
University divestment from fossil fuel companies will not solve the climate crisis. But the fact remains that universities, especially those with the largest endowments, are implicated in the climate crisis in a particularly self-contradictory way.
A fortnight ago Eric Schmidt took to the stage in Cambridge to preach hellfire and brimstone. He opened by describing a dystopian society shut off from the world – one whose population is kept in ignorance by an all-powerful state.