Many of us go through life in the hope of finding the ideal soulmate -- our missing half. The reason may be deeply embedded in religious beliefs.
Members of the European Research Group are right to compare themselves to ancient Spartan warriors. Behind their combative stance, they seem to have no plan for when the Brexit war is over.
A new look at ancient texts allows for a pivotal perspective on the role of a certain Greek woman.
The coworking company, WeWork, has banned meat, citing an attempt to reduce its carbon footprint. For centuries, philosophers have made a moral case against meat-eating.
The important lessons from one of the most notorious cases of sexual manipulation took place not off-screen but right in front of the camera.
An ancient Roman fable imagines a cinaedus, well-known for his brazen effeminacy, fighting heroically. The story raises concerns over gender identity in the military -- much like those seen today.
Romantic love is seen as the answer to life’s problems, when it could often be the start of many headaches and heartaches. So, what is true love?
Is Donald Trump's election a sign that something is wrong with our democracy? A philosopher argues that just the opposite is true.
Want to contemplate some big questions this summer but don't know where to start? Here are some top picks from some of Australia's top philosophers.
Red berets, hard hats, overalls and domestic workers’ uniforms have become a prominent part of South African politics. But these are more than just props for the EFF political party.
What are the pressures on researchers that could lead to misrepresentation of facts? Do the "guardians need a guard"?
A Supreme Court justice hearing arguments over same-sex marriage cited Plato's stance on homosexuality. But what did Plato really believe about all sexuality? A scholar takes a look.