We're thinking about happiness all wrong

Polish philosopher Zygmunt Bauman explains the problem.

    "We've been brought up by marketing, by advertising ... to think about happiness as an uninterrupted row of better and better pleasures."

    Philosopher Zygmunt Bauman breaks down why we've been thinking about happiness all wrong.

    Watch Bauman's full interview on Talk To Al Jazeera here.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    All Hail The Algorithm

    All Hail The Algorithm

    A five-part series exploring the impact of algorithms on our everyday lives.

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    Prince Philip has done the world an extraordinary service by exposing the racist hypocrisy of "Western civilisation".

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    There are a number of reasons why Beijing continues to back Maduro's government despite suffering financial losses.