20th Century

Trump, Trust and Governance

Ravinder Randhawa | Posted 26.05.2016 | UK Politics
Ravinder Randhawa

If the 20th century was about revolution and the end of empire, then the 21st century should be about democratic evolution and global connectivity.

ON ... Okay then, but Where's My Flying Car?

Martin Treanor | Posted 10.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Martin Treanor

I'm very grateful for all the gadgets mankind has invented - many of which were speculated in the minds of the Science Fiction visionaries (Trekkies do love their Bluetooth headphones, oh and flip-phones), I am however more than miffed some of my favourites didn't make it.

What to Do With 'Mein Kampf'?

Neil Gregor | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Politics
Neil Gregor

What everyone wants, in Germany more than anywhere else, is for this book to fade into the oblivion of history, which is where it belongs. Counter-intuitive as it may be, the best way to accelerate this process is probably to permit its circulation...

Things Will Be Great When You're Downton?

Daniel Wood | Posted 26.11.2011 | UK Politics
Daniel Wood

IPPR released figures showing that the top 10% of earners had increased their share of the wage bill from 22% to 32%, between 1975-2008. Moreover, the...