Bertrand Russell on St. Thomas Aquinas

Read an interesting quote from Bertrand Russell (on St. Thomas Aquinas) that seems to nail the central issue non-religious people have with faith and those who profess it: “Aquinas “already knows the truth; it is declared in the Catholic faith. If he can find...
George Osborne and his Victorian values

George Osborne and his Victorian values

British politicians love Victorian values. Especially conservative ones. Show them a crisis and someone, somewhere, is bound to advocate a return to the period when the sun never set on the British empire. Some of them are so enthralled by the nineteenth century that...