A writer, a polemicist, a war correspondent, quite at home critcizing the abdication of personal responsibility by religious believers and leftists, a former Marxist/Socialist, a secularist, an anti-religionist, a builder of the humanist project upon Enlightenment ideals (especially against fascistic theocracies), and a Briton born of its class structure.
What are some advantages and drawbacks of the humanist project seeking to enshrine ideals assumed to be universal in international legal framework? Better than what we have?
Mentioned: Mother Theresa, Isaiah Berlin, The Generation of ’68, Thomas Paine, The Materialist Conception of History, British Conservatism, the end of the British Empire, The International Left.
How does Natural Law Philosophy deal with these problems, and those of knowledge?