Isaiah Berlin

Isaiah Berlin’s intellectual heirs are vital voices in an era that challenges liberal assumptions

Berlin’s vast correspondence is a true monument to European, Jewish and liberal civilisation

Do smartphones rob us of our freedom, as Edgar Degas thought? Isaiah Berlin would argue otherwise

Isaiah Berlin and Isaac Deutscher were the best of foes, as David Caute’s compelling presentation of a decades-long intellectual sparring match shows

Alan Ryan’s colossal new history of political thought is an ambitious but engaging piece of scholarship

A society without faith is like one without art, beauty or grace, and no society without faith can endure for long

We in the Western World have moved on from Christianity to worship the pagan gods of power, money, sex and fame