May 2013 issue of Prospect Magazine (#206)
Public intellectuals can alter the course of events, even after their time
The devil is in the detail—and the Square Mile. A play to demonstrate the problem of...
Where one school leads, will the country follow?
Andy Davis / April 24, 2013
It took disaster to prompt even small steps forward from the banks
The new chief regulator on the Retail Distribution Review
A decade after the US-led invasion, could Syria, Iran, and sectarian fury destroy a...
A freedom fighting unit does not make a good political party
The June spending review will set the agenda for the next election
Prospect talks to William Hague, the foreign secretary
There is little enthusiasm for our current leaders
Disruptive, revolutionary changes for political parties
Extracts from memoirs and diaries
Science and Technology
Arts & Books
Arguments about the Age of Reason have become stale. Can a new book transform the debate?
Why are men and women so different? Lewis Wolpert doesn’t have the answers
New research suggests that some people have a stronger innate tendency towards violence...
Publishers are already eying airport bookshops, but there’s nothing escapist about...
Gilbert and Sullivan’s best works fit perfectly into the 21st century