Underrated

The courageous, Somali-born exile has rattled the Western liberal elite through her criticism of Islam, her former faith

America’s greatest critic put moral imagination at the heart of his literary and social criticism

Roger Scruton applauds a philosopher who seeks to make sense of the human condition

Britain’s most prolific historian remains generally ignored by the intelligentsia

Roger Kimball finds it strange that the author of the most pertinent works on Marxism is so little known

Governor Palin may be inexperienced but she owes her huge popularity in Alaska to getting things done

Surely the man who can claim to be the world’s first experimental scientist and to have advised the Pope deserves a better reputation

Kenneth Minogue recalls the great Anglo-Iraqi scholar who was both amused and outraged by the folly of intellectuals