Diana Fleischman has written an excellent article for Quillette titled ‘The Moral Panic about Eugenics Poses a Threat to Abortion Rights’. The argument is right there in the title, and you can agree with it regardless of your stance on abortion. In other words, even if – unlike …
Anyone who doesn’t have his head in the sand knows that the atmosphere in Anglo-American universities has changed dramatically over the last five years…
One of the biggest puzzles of the pandemic is why there have been so few COVID deaths in East Asia, and more specifically in Japan. According to the of…
Is the anti-parasitic drug ivermectin effective for preventing or treating COVID-19, as some commentators claim? I’m afraid I’ve haven’t been following…
The lab leak theory officially entered the mainstream on 14 May, when a group of experts wrote to Science calling for a new investigation into the orig…
I shall take this opportunity to share some observations on the situation in Afghanistan, based on what I’ve read over the last few days, and learned s…
I’ve written about aspects of the Great Awokening several times in this newsletter. But what exactly is the Great Awokening? I would describe it as the…
For the last eighteen months, governments around the world have been battling the novel coronavirus that emerged in Wuhan, China. Millions of people ha…
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