Introducing a new weekly column by Nigel Warburton, one of the world’s most-read philosophers.
«Most great philosophers have been pessimists»
The philosopher turned to Star Trek to tackle some of life's biggest questions
There are different kinds of anger - some good and some bad. The right kind of anger can be valuable.
«Seneca was heavily influenced by Stoicism, a philosophy that holds that we should control our emotions, not be their victims.»
Can be the rise in intolerance in Europe be attributed to dog-whistle politics, or is there more to it?
«Historically, tolerant societies have not been very successful at stemming intolerance or choosing when or how to act.»
The schoolboy errors in Kwasi Kwarteng’s mini-budget have put the UK economy at risk and dealt the PM a self-inflicted blow from which she may not recover
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