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Is European Secularism Secular Enough?

18 November 2016

  Professor Rajeev Bhargava, Director of the Institute of Indian Thought at the  …

Donald Trump’s victory is a disaster for modern masculinity

17 November 2016

Professor Jacqueline Rose Professor of Humanities, Birkbeck London Professorial Fellow, Institute for Social Justice   As the reality of …

How to Restore your Faith in Democracy

16 November 2016

HOW TO RESTORE YOUR FAITH IN DEMOCRACY In dark times, it’s tempting to give up on politics. The philosopher Charles …

A Political Tale of David and Goliath

15 November 2016

A POLITICAL TALE OF DAVID AND GOLIATH Romand Coles and Lia Haro Here lies the mighty Hillary Clinton, …

Professor Joseph Carens in The New Yorker

02 November 2016

Miller’s book can be taken as a response to Joseph Carens, an American political scientist who has settled in Canada—a …

Professor Charles Taylor wins first Berggruen prize

06 October 2016

The Canadian philosopher Charles Taylor has been named the winner of the first Berggruen …

Masterclass Series 2016/2017

30 September 2016

Institute for Social Justice Masterclass Series 2016/2017 The Institute for Social Justice is a creative space for thinking about and …

Dr Kiran Grewal: The Socio-Political Practice of Human Rights: Between the Universal and the Particular

27 September 2016

Institute for Social Justice Senior Researcher, Dr Kiran Grewal, has recently published her first book  …

Prof Linda Martin Alcoff - Skin in the Game: Whiteness Without White Supremacy?

05 September 2016

“HERE’S NO DENYING that interest in “whiteness” is on the rise. White people in the United States, increasingly conscious of …

The twin curse of masculinity and male-dominated politics helped create Brexit

17 July 2016

Professor Jacqueline Rose Professor of Humanities, Birkbeck London Professorial Fellow, Institute for Social Justice   It has mainly …