Breaking News: Even Karl Popper did Not Support Rushdie
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Breaking News: How a Far-Right Victory in Italy Might Ripple Through the EU
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Breaking News: What comes after Russia’s annexation of the Donbas and southern Ukraine?
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Even Karl Popper did Not Support Rushdie

Hadi Matar’s attack on Salman Rushdie has once again put the issue of religious fanaticism as a danger to freedom of expression on the agenda. Particularly now that Matar has stated that he saw Rushdie’s book as an “attack on Islam.” By Paul Cliteur  (PhdThere are some hopeful developments. Rushdie’s books are being sold again. People are starting […]
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How a Far-Right Victory in Italy Might Ripple Through the EU

On Sunday, one in four Italians who went to the polls cast their vote for Giorgia Meloni, the leader of the far-right Fratelli d’Italia (FdI) party. Now, this fraction of the electorate who secured Meloni’s victory has ushered in new fears about a far-right turn in European politics, as well as concerns that Italy will bring turmoil […]
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What comes after Russia’s annexation of the Donbas and southern Ukraine?

Western countries urge their citizens to leave Russia immediately. The official reason for such a measure is a partial mobilization that Russian President Vladimir Putin announced on September 21. But could it be that policymakers in the West know something that the rest of the world does not? By Nikola MikovicThe fact that, to this […]
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Kahlil Gibran and the Armenians

The 24th of April (today) in 1916 for many Armenians around the world commemorate the tragic events of what is now recognized as the Armenian Genocide (or Holocaust). The atrocities committed by the Turkish-Ottoman forces between 1914 and 1923 are estimated to have killed 1.5 million Armenians, in what is widely accepted as the “first […]
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Climate change: are we all going to die?

The climate has been influenced by witches traveling from the 15th century to the present day. A pretty creditable sentence, right? If your name is Marc Morano, you might say yes. Apart from the part that even a witch can not live more than 500 years, I would say? Or do they time travel? By […]
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