sharpened my fear that we are heading for the most unequal Britain in decades.
Los principales promotores de Toynbee
Hall fueron Samuel Barnett y su esposa Henrietta Barnett.
and Brooks, along with many others, have gone beyond the crisis of British-American relations and beyond threats of a strike on Syria, to look into the state of affairs of the two empires.
They are also facing curfews from 10pm to 6am, according to Toynbee
is President of the British Humanist Association which describes one of its core values as "engaging in debate rationally, intelligently and with attention to evidence.
The world of Auberon Waugh," wrote Toynbee
, "is a coterie of reactionary fogeys centred on the Spectator and the Telegraph":
British historian and philosopher Arnold Joseph Toynbee
(1889-1975) probably stands higher than any of his predecessors or contemporaries in documenting the 'History of Man'.
, en el primer volumen de su estudio, sostenia que la conjuncion de dos fuerzas poderosas extendidas por casi todo el planeta, la industrializacion y el nacionalismo, habia moldeado la historia de Occidente.
Entonces vio a Toynbee
por vez primera; pero pudo conocerlo mas detenidamente luego, dos anos mas tarde, en una estadia de investigacion en Chatham House, el Instituto de Estudios Internacionales del que Toynbee
era, por esos anos, Director Emerito en Londres.
James Naughtie will present a special edition of Radio 4's book programme, with Sarah Hall and a small group of readers discussing her novel The Carhullan Army, while Polly Toynbee
and David Walker will talk about Labour's longest term in office and whether it changed Britain.
Harold Temperley and James Butler from Cambridge, Alfred Zimmern and Arnold Toynbee
from Oxford, Charles Webster from Liverpool and their counterparts from Harvard or Columbia had been recruited by their governments to advise on shaping the post-First World War world.
They would include Polly Toynbee
, Shami Chakrabarti (Director of Liberty), Ann Pettifor (New Economics Foundation) and, of course, our own Debbie Abrahams.