challenging religious privilege in public life



Robert Skidelsky on Keynesian Economics

Excerpt from Lord Robert Skidelsky’s book, “Keynes: The Return of the Master”. John Maynard Keynes argued that an unmanaged market system...

The Geopolitics of Climate Change

Excerpt from Lord Professor Anthony Giddens's book, "The Politics of Climate Change". An illusory world community?

How We Can Save the World and Create Prosperity

Excerpt from Lord Professor Nicholas Stern's book, "A Blueprint for a Safer Planet: How We Can Save the World and Create Prosperity".

Why should we care about extinctions?

Excerpt from Lord Professor Robert May's book, "Theoretical Ecology: Principles and Applications". How do we preserve what’s left?

James Lovelock on the Vanishing Face of Gaia

The global temperature is rising, the polar ice-caps are melting, water shortages and climatic disasters are increasingly common...

Dishonest to God: On Keeping Religion Out of Politics

Excerpt from Baroness Professor Mary Warnock's book, "Dishonest to God: On Keeping Religion Out of Politics". Where does morality come from?

Moab Is My Washpot

Stephen Fry's bestselling memoir tells how, sent to a boarding school 200 miles from home at the age of seven, he survived beatings...

The Fall of the US Empire – and Then What?

Exclusive excerpt from “The Fall of the US Empire – and Then What?” by Johan Galtung. This books explores the why, how, when and where...

Our Chairman Stephen D. Mumford, DrPH

N4CM Chairman Dr Stephen D Mumford is the founder and President of the Center for Research on Population and Security...