Stephen Wigmore

Dr Stephen Wigmore is a philosopher specialising in phenomenology, ethics and the history of ideas.

What Mansfield Park can tell us about contemporary politics

The decline of religion and the fraying of our social fabric has made us meaner

It is the philosophical water in which we swim

…and other lies Western elites tell themselves

The assisted suicide bill has practical challenges to answer before it should convince us to start down a dangerous path

We should thank religious nuts for most of the liberal rights we take for granted

Tom Chivers is wrong about having sex with animals

Nationality rights build communities, administrative convenience ticks boxes

Why does Boris want marriage to be a contract-at-will?

Hard problems don’t make behavioural science a hard science