From brain surgeons to boxers — here are 12 ways Muslims helped shape America

Donald Trump wants Muslims banned from entering the US – but without them the country would be a much poorer place

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Think digital distractions have killed our attention spans? Think again

The rise of complex TV series and vast novels shows we still prefer commitment to a quick fix

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Marxism goes mainstream

Capitalism is in crisis across the globe – but what on earth is the alternative? Well, what about the musings of a certain 19th-century German philosopher? Yes, Karl Marx is going mainstream – and goodness knows where it will end

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