Gareth Evans

Gareth Evans reviews 'What’s the Worst That Could Happen? Existential risk and extreme politics' by Andrew Leigh

March 2022, no. 440 20 February 2022
Gareth Evans reviews 'What’s the Worst That Could Happen? Existential risk and extreme politics' by Andrew Leigh
Most people, and certainly most politicians, don’t spend much time or emotional energy thinking about whether human life on this planet will still exist in one hundred years’ time, or what efforts might need to be made right now if we and our descendants are to avoid extinction. More Covid-scale pandemics, and the increasingly obvious reality of global warming, are both now being seen – tho ... (read more)