richard littlejohn

    • 4.28.15

      LGBT Mental Health: Are We Doing Enough?

      The results of a five-year-long study have found that 34 percent of young LGB people had made at least one suicide attempt in their lives.

    • 5.9.14

      You Need to Learn to Handle the Truth

      A few years ago, I asked a pregnant friend what she'd do if her baby was born fugly. "I'd want people to lie," she said. "I'd want people to tell me she's the most beautiful baby in the world." Isn't that rather meaningless?

    • 7.9.13

      Old People Need to Stop Telling Us That the Internet Is Ruining the World

      Baroness Susan Greenfield, a controversial neuroscientist, has an idea. It’s been hard to pin down exactly what that idea is, because rather than publishing a proper explanation of it, she’s spent the last few years promoting scare-stories about the...