Brexit, empire and cultural dementia. David Andress demolishes lazy nationalism

A leave voter at the Save Brexit Rally wants Brexit to “get back to being a British Empire”. Are his views a product of ‘cultural dementia’?Read more

Reality is not what it seems warns Sapiens author Yuval Noah Harari

Yuval Noah Harari, author of Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind and Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow, talks about the importance of making the effort to distinguish between reality and fiction.Read more

The Men Who Made Us Spend: More information, links, quotes and notes from the BBC TV programme

In The Men Who Made Us Spend BBC TV series, journalist Jacques Peretti examines consumerism. The three thought-provoking programmes explore, in order, how product lifespan, fear and children are used to drive consumption.Read more