Prospect has acquired a reputation as the most intelligent magazine of current affairs and cultural debate in Britain. Both challenging and entertaining, the magazine seeks to make complex ideas accessible and enjoyable by commissioning the best writers, editing them vigorously and packaging their work in a well designed and illustrated magazine.
Is peace still possible? Avraham Burg, former speaker of the Israeli Knesset, says human dignity will triumph over violence in the Middle East—however hard it seems to imagine now. Khaled Mansour says the war will reshape the region and the rules of conflict. Tony Danker, former director general of the CBI, explains how the next government can grow the economy, while Sasha Mudd explains the philosophical meaning of democracy. General Sir Michael Rose gets at the truth about a tragic episode in the Falklands War, and Priyamvada Gopal mounts a defence of the humanities—does studying them make us better people?