Julian Baggini is the co-author of ‘The Shrink and the Sage’
31 March 2013 12:00 AM
Life seems to get faster and faster. On the 75th anniversary of the invention of powdered coffee, Julian Baggini pauses consider the Instant Society
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
Over 50,000 families shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years due to welfare cuts and soaring rents
EU asylum policy is 'a direct threat to our civilisation', says Nigel Farage
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
In defence of liberal democracy
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
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- 4 General Election 2015: 14-year-old boy asks Nick Clegg – 'can you kill Katie Hopkins?'