Erika Larsen

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This column will change your life: stop rating your whole self http://t.gu.com/oQiS8 'Trying to think of yourself as a good person dramatically raises the stakes of everything you do and magnifies mistakes' Illustration: Robin Hursthouse for the Guardian

Trending: It remains obvious that language is a huge reason it has been so hard to create a true European identity. EU institutions should do more to make sure European children learn early and fluently not just English, but another European language. (This goes for the British, too.) http://econ.st/1aFPrdy

From beautiful DIN 1451 to robust Rockwell, our pick of the 10 best fonts http://t.gu.com/oQmpZ Photograph: Domenic Lippa

Richard Dawkins is outspoken in denouncing religion. But what really drives him, he says, is the wonder, and truth of Darwinism http://t.gu.com/oQnoW

How Meditation Works

Mindfulness meditation is having a moment in the West, and with it some compelling reasons to understand and try it.<p>NicoleAbalde/Flickr<p><i>Mindfulness meditation</i>. Chances are that you've either heard or seen (or rolled your eyes at) these words in recent months, as studies, celebrity endorsements, and …

Lost in Translation

If Anglais est allowé dans les rooms de classe, Français will becomez une “dead language”, pensent les grandes fromages. Sacré bleu!<p>Le newspaper français, Libération, a publishée son front page entirement en Anglais, pour l’édification de le gouvernment Socialiste de Monsieur Hollande. Maintenant, …