1948: A classroom scene during a maths lesson. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Science is very good at spinning off new technologies that make life easier and make us more efficient. However, such technologies often have unforese(...)

The ground-breaking psychiatrists Sigmund Freud uncovered the flawed nature of the human psyche. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Liberalism is the dominant social-political philosophy of our day and has been in the ascendant since the 1960s. Although the liberal agenda has su(...)