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
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
Report finds that Britain's wages are the most unequal in Europe
Almost a third of school pupils believe 'Muslims are taking over our country', study claims
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
Gay marriage 'Bert and Ernie' cake bakery found guilty of discrimination in Northern Ireland
- 1 Crystal meth addict 'gouged out his eyes and ate them' while high on drug, Australian MP claims
- 2 As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
- 3 The ten most unequal developed countries in the world
- 4 Saudi Arabia 'seeking to head United Nations Human Rights Council'
- 5 Toddler throws a tantrum at the White House – in front of Barack Obama