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As the vote draws closer, and the Yes campaign sees a boost in the polls, have a read of Standpoint’s definitive articles on the subject

The Classical Commentaries of Norman Lebrecht in Standpoint are now available as an ebook

It is with joy, respect, humility, gratitude and, above all, an awareness of responsibility and moral commitment, that I join the family of Templeton Prize winners this evening.

Initially – over 40 years ago – the Templeton Prize was described as an award for “progress in religion”.  At that time linking the words “progress” and “religion” must have sounded odd to many people. Many believers believed there was no need for progress in religion because religion should be a guardian and guarantor of firm order in society. Many non-believers believed that religion was not capable of any progress, that secularism was the final word in cultural evolution.  One generation later Jürgen Habermas declared that we now live in a post-secular world.

A recording of our event at the Frontline Club is now available

Ben Judah’s best Standpoint writing is now available as an ebook

Read about education policy in this Standpoint ebook

Nick Cohen’s Living With Lies is available to download now

A tribute to the leading Dead Sea Scrolls scholar and Standpoint contributor

The winning drink will be served at the inaugural Standpoint salon

A series of talks hosted by the Spanish and Portuguese Jews’ Congregation in London, in association with Standpoint.