Why the world needs Iris Murdoch’s philosophy of ‘unselfing’
- May 16, 2019, 05:00
Iris Murdoch was born on Blessington Street, Dublin, on July 15th, 1919. While she left Ireland at a young age, this did not “remove the country from (...)
Why be good when it seems like nasty guys finish first?
- May 2, 2019, 05:00
It is commonly believed, particularly in business and sporting circles, that nice guys finish last. Never mind that a pile of psychological research (...)
Is morality just a matter of following your deepest desires?
- April 2, 2019, 05:00
Being moral is commonly associated with a kind of joyless rule-keeping. Blame Christianity if you like – and particularly that strand which sees salva(...)