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Sarah Wollaston joins Plaid Cymru

Sarah Wollaston joins Plaid Cymru

Report by Fay Kinuise: Of her new perch, Sarah Wollaston said: “After very careful thought, I have come to the conclusion that by joining ...
Accidental spies; useful idiots

Accidental spies; useful idiots

It is how it begins, with a friendly conversation in a quiet corner. The deeper conversations which follow are of a pattern familiar to those who ...
The Noble Savage, Caliban, and Hobbes

The Noble Savage, Caliban, and Hobbes

The great divide in early modern philosophy is still that which fundamentally divides politics today: what is man in the state of nature, when ...
Of the Natural Condition of Mankind …3 – nasty, brutish, and short

Of the Natural Condition of Mankind …3 – nasty, brutish, and short

Continued from: “Of the Natural Condition of Mankind as Concerning their Felicity and Misery” “Of the Natural Condition of Mankind 2” Hereby it is ...
Of the Natural Condition of Mankind …2

Of the Natural Condition of Mankind …2

Continued from “Of the Natural Condition of Mankind as Concerning their Felicity and Misery“ Again, men have no pleasure (but on the ...
Of the Natural Condition of Mankind as Concerning their Felicity and Misery

Of the Natural Condition of Mankind as Concerning their Felicity and Misery

Nature hath made men so equal in the faculties of body and mind as that, though there be found one man sometimes manifestly stronger in body or of ...
Magical Scottish town appears briefly from the mist

Magical Scottish town appears briefly from the mist

Culture correspondents from several national newspapers shocked when a whole city appeared from nowhere. Reporters dispatched to cover the ...
Brecon and Radical Rethink

Brecon and Radical Rethink

What just happened? It must make some logic, in the twisted, bizarre form of logic that Parliamentary politics has taken over the last few years. ...