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Martin Cohen

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Salies-de-Béarn, France
Editor, Philosopher and Freelancer — The Philosopher
Covers:  political philosophy, philosophy, philosophy of education, social sciences
Doesn't Cover: news, breaking

Philosophy Editor, author and freelancer - applying philosophy to everyday life (sometimes with unexpected results)

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Biography

I mainly write on philosophy and social science, with a particular interest in energy politics including Climate Change. Most of my articles relate to book projects - but journalism has always been a key way to communicate ideas, 'expose' hypocrisy and start debates

As a freelance, I've written...

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@docmartincohen — 1,581 followers, 4,494 tweets

Jun 28, 2017

@guyadams How come your Linked-in picture is dapper like maybe Bond, but here you're ... ahem eccentric? Is it marketing?!

Jun 28, 2017

This takes tokenism to new levels... Meanwhile tens of thousands of people are living in fire traps - or camping out.. https://t.co/PjKuUkNbDt

Jun 28, 2017

'The Left' (as usual) argue yesterday's issues. The UK is bankrupt, living on borrowed time. #Brexit is just about to prick the bubble... https://t.co/Gk9ukbRrRb

Jun 28, 2017

@Zjeff2 @Brexit @maureen18132 Er... no! I'm just objecting to meaningless survey claims. Actually, I suspect people will leave but main change will be that less will come

Jun 28, 2017

Brexit sets one part of the community against another. It's difficult to see the ethics of neutrality on that.  https://twitter.com/davidallengreen/status/880005190014914560 

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How is social media changing news?

It's making news much less thoughtful, more 'instant', and I think both trends are dangerous.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Tintin

What does it mean to be a journalist?

For me the word should come attached to 'investigative'. But in my experience, journalists are passive transmitters of other people's views