nonfiction

The City of Brass and Judgement in Moscow

May 14, 2019 Ben Zwycky 0

I recently reappeared on Zaklog the Great’s Book Club, to discuss Rudyard Kipling’s prophetic poem about the horrors of socialism, “The City of Brass”, which was written decades before the Soviet revolution in Russia and […]

Philosophy & Theology

The Tao of the Atheist Communist Culture

December 13, 2015 Ray Blank 0

When it came to religion and politics, the beliefs of British SF writer Iain M. Banks were never subject to doubt. Whilst dystopian futures feature in some of the best SF, and are also found […]