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‘Most Dangerous Point in Human History’ Looming, Warns Noam Chomsky

Renowned scholar Noam Chomsky: "We are now facing the prospect of destruction of organized human life on Earth."

Mussolini and the Vatican

Pius XI described Mussolini as "the man of Providence" who had "given God back to Italy, and Italy back to God".

The need for climate reparations is now undeniable

The latest UN climate report highlights how communities that have contributed the least to climate change are suffering the most.

Buddha, Abraham, Jesus, Muhammed – Larger-than-life historic figures or largely legends?

We know less than you might think about the lives of Buddha, Abraham, Jesus, Muhammed, and most other religious founders.

Living Up to Our Potential: The Quest for Human Life Extension

People who maintain a healthy lifestyle and have access to rejuvenation biotechnologies will be able to live past 120.

The Future Path of Human Evolution

People continue to evolve even as our societies become more interconnected. What are we becoming now, and what might we become?

Catholic Child Abuse – How Cardinal Ratzinger Protected Paedophile Priests

Pope Benedict XVI knew about priests who abused children but failed to act when he was archbishop of Munich, an inquest has found.

How Artificial Intelligence Will Transform Everything

Artificial Intelligence is a uniquely powerful technology that is altering every dimension of human life, often for the better.

Earth Wars: Nature Strikes Back

There is a need for international cooperation to address population growth and consumption as driving factors of environmental destruction.

Targeting Roe v. Wade, GOP Has Launched ‘Unprecedented’ Attack on Abortion Rights in 2021

Experts note that 2021 is on track to be “the most damaging anti-abortion state legislative session in a decade - and perhaps ever”.