Many people would say that Dostoevsky’s short novel “Notes from Underground” marks the beginning of the modernist movement in literature. (Other candidates: Diderot’s “Rameau’s Nephew,” written in the
Perpetrators of violence, we’re told, dehumanize their victims. The truth is worse. Audio: Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone. A recent episode of
Although most rapists are men their victims know and trust, repeat rapists striking strangers are the ones who achieve notoriety and designer labels: the Pillowcase Rapist, the Ninja Rapist, the Ski Mask
Arms sales to Riyadh exceed $8bn, while UK government receives just $40m of corporate tax, War Child report says. British companies selling weapons have earned hundreds of millions of dollars by selling
On the first page of Milan Kundera’s new novel published in France last year when its author was 85 a man is walking down a Parisian street in June, just as “the morning sun was emerging from the clouds”.
In the last two years, three Saudi princes living in Europe have disappeared. All were critical of the Saudi government - and there is evidence that all were abducted and flown back to Saudi Arabia… where
The crudity of Adrian Raine's opening arguments in The Anatomy of Violence – his manifesto for neurocriminology – is curiously refreshing. It is a long time since evolutionary psychology was served so
Who is Sultan Muhammad Abuljadayel, the man who has just bought a 30% stake in the Independent online newspaper? He is a rich man who wants to be richer, in short; and a Saudi investor seeking influence.
Top players display traits shared by psychopaths because it is often about the achievement of the individual rather than the team I have been reading a lot about psychopaths lately. Before anyone has for