TV & Radio

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We crave a deeper understanding. Whether it’s Syria, Brexit, hacking or healthcare, every story has a moral dimension - but where are the impartial voices to meet this demand?

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This is where I come in.  Values and morality - without the moralising.

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Simon Cohen during a photoshoot in Brighton, UK on 29 May 2013 by Amelia Shepherd Photography

I’ve been a moral and social commentator on Sky News; Fox Business; ITV; BBC News; BBC Radio 2; BBC Radio 4; BBC Radio 5; BBC World Service; Did I say BBC? Studio 10; CBC; Harvard Business Review.

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Having managed the media for the Dalai Lama, Gandhi’s grandson, and other moral masters - and then applied their wisdom in leadership and life - I talk about the ethical dimensions of news stories, and inspire audiences to think differently...

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When I’m on TV & Radio, I speak truth to power - because ‘growth’ should mean more than a pile of pennies...

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I challenge the language we use in the news, and offer a different way of communicating stories...

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If conventional wisdom doesn’t lead to a happier life, how wise is it?

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Because the moral meaning of work is not just to make a living - it’s to make a life...

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Portrait of Churchill

'You make a living by what you get. You make a life by what you give' - Winston Churchill

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‘One of our huge Pause for Thought favourites... Absolutely brilliant - a great guy and a deep thinker’

Chris Evans

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I was privileged to join this lovely man on his BBC breakfast show for two years.

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If you’re working on a news story or programme, and would like someone who can offer some practical wisdom, please get in touch.

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