You are standing on the pavement and you spot a funeral procession. What do you do?
The American Gothic – from The Exorcist to Scooby Doo – deals with the shadows that have not been banished by the Enlightenment
They have something in common, apart from anger: they believe in a religion that has no connection to morality
Isn’t the BBC supposed to educate? Why, then, is it spreading ignorance in this way?
Often aid gives power and patronage to corrupt regimes that are the cause of poverty themselves
Theologians ought to love this BBC series on the Bible. Too bad it gives in to Dan Brown-style silliness
In its closing moments the episode last night gave up fact for opinion
She was a highly significant writer, and nearly every important literary person passed through her kitchen
She was a pawn, not a political player, and no one, it seems, felt sorry for her
As in China, the forces of conservatism were too great