Monthly Archives: November 2016

Atheist Memes #4 – Morality

For a part of my PhD preparation, I have been reading the relentlessly excellent ‘The Crisis of the European Mind: 1680-1715‘ by Paul Hazard. ¬†Hazard died aged sixty-six, one year before WW2 ended, having voluntarily returned to work in Paris, … Continue reading

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A good cause at Christmas

Sometimes, Amazon’s clever technology just misses the obvious. ¬†Recently, I ordered a (secondhand) copy of Thomas Clarkson‘s ‘The History of the Rise, Progress, and Accomplishment of The Abolition of The African Slave-Trade‘. ¬†Originally published in 1808, I felt quite chuffed … Continue reading

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