Episode 1

Published on:

17th Dec 2023

Niall Ferguson on Israel & the West, Geert Wilders & Islam, and Why He's No Longer an Atheist

an and author Niall Ferguson. They discuss a number of topics including the war in Israel - what Israel should do on its northern border against Hezbollah and in Gaza Strip; to what extent Israel is a part of Western civilization; and what is happening in the leading universities in the USA. Finally, Niail talks about the spiritual journey he and his wife - Ayaan Hirsi Ali - have gone through and chosen to live as people of faith.

Niall Ferguson is a Scottish-American historian, author, columnist, TV presenter, and academic. He is the Milbank Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution of Stanford University. Ferguson has written many books, such as “Empire: How Britain Made the Modern World" (2002), and "Civilization: The West and the Rest" (2011), which we discuss in the podcast.

To Watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zPdttBdw6GI


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