Rationalism is the expression of what it means to be most human - to seek to understand the world and the universe beyond one's immediate concerns in the name of the human race as a whole. RA member Nina Power
Jonathan Benthall is an Associate Fellow at the Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute at the University of Manchester. He is the author of Retruning to Religion: Why a Secular Age is Haunted by Faith (I. B. Tauris, 2008).