Dr Jonathan Rowson is Director of the Social Brain Centre at the RSA and a chess Grandmaster. He is author of Spiritualise: Rethinking spirituality to address 21st century challenges and The Seven Dimensions of Climate Change He tweets @Jonathan_Rowson.
Brexit, democracy and the sacred
There is no way back to anything resembling a united kingdom without some kind of sacrifice.
Deeper into democracy: the legitimacy of challenging Brexit’s majoritarian mandate
Would a second European referendum be democratic?
Get real! Five spiritual responses to political reality
Do you belong to one of these five groups of people who are changing politics through spirituality?
Beyond hope and despair: the battle for climate realism
How fast can we bend the arc of reality?
What is a 'progressive'?
It's a much (over)used word, but what do people actually mean by it?
Charlie Hebdo: is nothing sacred?
Until we know what we would die for, we don't know why we're alive. But what, if anything, would you be willing to kill for?