is editor of New Humanist and the author of Bloody Nasty People: The Rise of Britain’s Far Right (Verso, 2013). Trilling was previously assistant editor at the New Statesman. He tweets @trillingual.
A controversial tweet by Richard Dawkins prompts incoming New Humanist editor Daniel Trilling to set out some basic principles concerning the way we discuss religion. He argues that finding common ground between people of different religious beliefs and none is key to political progress.