Marc is the executive editor for City A.M., where he also writes a weekly column on Fridays, “The Long View”, setting topical issues in a deeper context and covering everything from 3D printers to the leadership secrets of Cyrus the Great. He is the co-author with Anthony O’Hear of The School of Freedom, a history of liberal education told through original documents from Plato to the present day.
Genocide denial: should we defend the right to speak evil?
"I have been doing the Battle of Ideas for a couple of years, but never before have I felt so heartened and so alive as the day ended. The spectacle of so many fascinating minds, none too proud to agree, none too modern to disagree, all at work on the most important questions of this rocky period: it's enough to make you believe there's hope for the species, yet."
Zoe Williams, columnist, Guardian; author, What Not to Expect When You're Expecting