Julian Baggini is the co-author of ‘The Shrink and the Sage’
24 February 2013 09:08 PM
As Fairtrade fortnight begins, what does good food actually mean?
02 January 2013 05:18 PM
We leap upon officially sanctioned numbers to live by. We should count less and think more
21 December 2012 06:45 PM
It's that time of year when many start to worry about the amount we waste
30 November 2012 06:48 PM
What is of value tends to be lost or perverted if we turn all that is therapeutic into therapy.
20 November 2012 12:01 AM
If someone has a terminal condition and the doctor knows how long she has left to live, does the patient have the right to be told? Virtually everyone thinks she does. So why should it be different if that terminal condition is life itself?
17 August 2012 08:00 PM
The social contract we all implicitly sign limits our personal autonomy for our own protection
22 June 2012 08:00 PM
More important than the fairness of any particular law is the fairness which says we all need to obey it
23 April 2012 12:00 AM
The one thing you would never do at the desk Sir Peter Osborne has his eye on is write at it
08 February 2012 12:00 AM
21 January 2012 12:00 AM
If you want proof that there is not one universe but a multitude of parallel worlds, you don't need any quantum physics: just read the Letters pages of our national newspapers.
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
- 1 Nokia no more: Microsoft drops once-ubiquitous mobile name – in favour of its Lumia brand
- 2 Renee Zellweger on plastic surgery: 'I'm living a fulfilling life and I'm thrilled that perhaps it shows'
- 3 Banksy not arrested: Internet duped by fake report claiming artist's identity revealed
- 4 Australian café owner sparks debate after saying 'No' to having unruly children on premises
- 5 Couple die within 28 hours of each other after being married for 73 years