Understanding other religions is fundamental to citizenship
If Aquinas is a philosopher then so are the Islamic theologians
What, if anything, makes an all-good god less absurd than an all-evil one?
The self-help game
How a hackneyed romantic ideal is used to stigmatise polyamory
Bad things happen for a reason, and other idiocies of theodicy
How did the 20th century’s most glamorous intellectual friendship go wrong?
Life-and-death thought experiments are correctly unsolvable
A Herculean fish and the fight against a $6 billion mega-dam project in Alaska
Free speech debates are more than ‘radicals’ vs ‘liberals’
Teaching philosophy at school isn’t just good pedagogy – it helps to safeguard society
How our contradictions make us human and inspire creativity
Honestly, it’s fine!
What the Aztecs can teach us about happiness and the good life
The second sage
Bryan W Van Norden
Showing off is easy to condemn, but is it always bad?
Why Sasquatch and other crypto-beasts haunt our imaginations
Being moral means you can never do enough
The be all and end all
The examined life
The desire to fit in is the root of almost all wrongdoing
Courage and free speech
Timothy Garton Ash
‘Space to grow’: on being young, anxious and American in a Zen Buddhist family
Religion without belief
Bruno the brave
Everyone fails, but only the wise find humility
Truth in stereotypes
Why we need to move empathy from personal emotion to collective moral concern
Martha C Nussbaum