Articles by Colin Turfus




Kant and Humbug

It is perhaps no surprise that the country which brought us Kant and the categorical imperative has also given rise to the word “Gutmensch” as a…






Confirmation bias and the EU

Do Europhiles tend to hedge their bets with a ‘better the Devil you know’ approach to the coming referendum? Having inclined over the years towards…


Altruism and the Moral Matrix

What are the origins of altruistic behaviour in human society? One of the greatest debates in philosophy and the social sciences over the last few…