Quote of the Term

“Increasingly, we become so secure in our bubbles that we accept only information, whether true or not, that fits our opinions, instead of basing our opinions on the evidence that’s out there.”

Barack Obama in his farewell speech, Chicago, 10 January 2017.

Quote of the Day

“Islamophobia is the new anti-Semitism.”

BBC Newsnight journalist who did a report last night on the emergence of far-Right “Identarians’ in Europe.

Quote of the Day

“You can never underestimate the effect in American public life of complete and utter incomprehensibility.”

Henry Kissinger, quoted in today’s Financial Times