• Frank Furedi
  • Frank Furedi
  • Sociologist, commentator and author

There IS an alternative

Brexit and other populist revolts create the space for a new politics.

RIP Zygmunt Bauman

The energetic doubter of modernity has died.

Campuses are breaking apart into ‘safe spaces’

Why Millennials are so fragile

2016: A war of words against the people

The anti-populist rhetoric of the elite is now off the scale.

Interview: ‘Despite fear, we should focus on the positives’

While some Germans fear more violence, the Berlin attack has prompted others to show they won't be intimidated. This attitude helps to build resilience in society, says renowned sociologist Frank Furedi.

Standing up to the new school of anti-Semitism

Hatred for Jews is now expressed in underhand ways.

Italian revolt

These ballot-box uprisings are more liberal than the elites they’re targeting.

Populism: a defence

Anti-populism is often just anti-democracy.

Fidel Castro: A tragic cold war figure

How the US and Soviet Union helped turn Castro into a dictator.

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