Roger Scruton

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Homs is Syria’s third-largest city, with a prewar population similar to that of greater Dublin. Photograph: Yousef Mohammad/EyeEm/Getty Images

In the year of the 10th anniversary of the Syrian civil war, a new book by architect Marwa al-Sabouni explores how the built environment should be mad(...)

Theresa May has announced a year-long Festival of Great Britain and Northern Ireland for 2022. Photograph: PA

An influential British think tank has urged the British government not to go ahead with a UK-wide festival in 2022 because it clashes with the centena(...)

Sir Roger Scruton believes heresy is central to understanding the erosion of free speech

A principal function of the university is to conduct rational enquiry in order to discover/create new knowledge. Rational enquiry is dependent on acad(...)

Philosopher Roger Scruton:  uses soccer as an analogy to illustrate his point on the primary objective on education

The Teaching Council of Ireland recently tweeted a quotation from Fr Peter McVerry, the well-known Jesuit priest who works with the homeless: “The sin(...)