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Does literature help or hinder the fight for equality?

Today, the concept of human rights is being dangerously undermined. Does literature offer us a way back from the brink?

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    Leaving the Hasidic community

    North London’s ultra-orthodox Jewish communities are known for being self-contained. What happens if you want to get out?

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    What makes maths beautiful?

    For an experienced mathematician, the greatest equations are beautiful as well as useful. Can the rest of us see what they see?

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    Book review: To Be A Machine

    Mark O'Connell's study of transhumanism is a portrait of a movement that believes death is our disgrace and technology our redeemer.

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