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About Ian Hughes

Ian Hughes’ career has spanned scientist, science policy advisor and writer. His forthcoming book, Disordered Minds: How Dangerous Personalities are Destroying Democracy, explores how people with dangerous personality disorders cause much of the suffering in our world. Ian’s blog is disorderedworld and you can follow him on Twitter at @disorderedworld. 

Articles by Ian Hughes

This week’s editors

“Francesc”

Francesc Badia i Dalmases is Editor and Director of democraciaAbierta.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Danger: there’s a centrifuge in the White House

While centrifugal forces tear things apart, centripetal forces bring things together again.

The real clash of civilisations

The presence or absence of conscience is perhaps the deepest human division.

Demons and angels: strongman leaders and social violence

Politicians who live in an angry narcissistic fog pose a threat to democracy and peace.

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