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Philosopher Alain De Botton Asks What's The Point Of News?

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK

Philosopher and author Alain de Botton's narrates a five-minute film for Newsnight, questioning the point of broadcasting and publishing current affai...

Label Me!

A.J. Higginson | Posted 16.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
A.J. Higginson

Are you gay or are you straight? Are you bisexual or are you a lesbian? Are you femme or are you butch? Are you fat or are you thin? Why is it that we are so preoccupied with labels or ticking the right boxes, that we forget about the individual behind the tag? Just who are we?

Pictures Of The Day Live: 14th December 2012

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK

The Huffington Post picture desk live bringing you the best pictures of the day from around the world chosen by our very own photo editors. We woul...

Pictures Of The Day Live: 13th December 2012

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK

The Huffington Post picture desk live bringing you the best pictures of the day from around the world chosen by our very own photo editors. We woul...

Pictures Of The Day Live: 12th December 2012

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK

The Huffington Post picture desk live bringing you the best pictures of the day from around the world chosen by our very own photo editors. We woul...

We Need to Talk More About Religion

Dr Matthew Francis | Posted 14.01.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Dr Matthew Francis

I have sat with Muslims who drink alcohol, those who won't be in the same room as alcohol, and those who don't mind having a chat whilst I drink alcohol. But I asked, knowing that there are restrictions to do with alcohol within Islam, and I respected the answer.

The Role of God, Religion and Morality in Contemporary Society

Tony Sobrado | Posted 26.02.2012 | UK Politics
Tony Sobrado

The amalgamation of three current events makes this question perhaps more salient than ever. Primarily it's the Christmas period. This is a time of mo...