History is contentious. It is happening now. To ignore that fact and react with shock when such installations are met with violence seems short-sighted at best, and sinister at worst. Continue reading Statues, hero worship and contentious pasts: Can Kenya save us from the seemingly inevitable culture war?
The Winston Churchill statue debate has reopened wider discussions on the morality of British Imperialism. Continue reading The British Empire cannot be disentangled from Scientific Racism
The concept of science driven policy has been corrupted by the post-truth society we live in. Continue reading From tobacco to coronavirus – the grim history of science denial and conspiracy theory