T.M. Murray

T.M. Murray

T. M. Murray is an American essayist, author and educator. She is a regular contributor to Philosophy Now and The New Humanist, and the author of "Identity, Islam, and the Twilight of Liberal Values."

Modern Europe and the Enlightenment—A Review

Modern Europe and the Enlightenment—A Review

A review of Modern Europe and the Enlightenment by Rumy Hasan. Sussex Academic Press, 240 pages (May 2021). In a June 2019 interview given to the Financial Times, Russian President Vladimir Putin brashly declared that the liberal idea had outlived its purpose. He supported this claim by noting that the

T.M. Murray
T.M. Murray
Books
From Ancient Times to the Present: Transferring Guilt Makes a Mockery of Justice

From Ancient Times to the Present: Transferring Guilt Makes a Mockery of Justice

One of the foundations of modern ethics is crumbling. Having rights is about being respected as a human individual who shapes his or her life through choices. Whether with respect to original sin, honour based violence, the burqa, or ‘burkini’, ‘incitement’ to violence, or white guilt—the transference of moral

T.M. Murray
T.M. Murray
Art and Culture