From the Archive


Dystopia and Utopia

Chan Koonchung

The warnings about the future of society of novels like 1984 may seem less important since the fall of the Soviet Union, but they are all too relevant to China today, argues the Chinese writer.

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Book of the Day


On Tolerance

by Frank Furedi

“Furedi looks at how the spirit of John Stuart Mill has been destroyed in the contemporary era, despite our paying lip-service to tolerance”

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