After studying German and philosophy, Jürgen Wiebicke interned with Sender Freies Berlin, where he subsequently worked as an editor and lead editor. Since 1997 he has been working as a freelance journalist and author and moderates "Das philosophische Radio", the only interactive philosophy programme in German radio, every Friday evening. In 2012 he was awarded the META Media Ethics Award of Stuttgart Media University. 2013 saw publication of his book "Dürfen wir so bleiben, wie wir sind? Gegen die Perfektionierung des Menschen - eine philosophische Intervention", followed in autumn 2016 by "Zu Fuß durch ein nervöses Land. Auf der Suche nach dem, was uns zusammenhält" an, most recently, “10 Regeln für Demokratieretter”.