Immanuel Kant

Uni Defends Students Slammed As 'Snowflakes' Over White Philosopher Demands

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education

SOAS University of London has defended students accused of wanting to remove Western philosophers such as Kant and Descartes from the curriculum “si...

Black History and the Intellectual Golden Triangle

Michael Mumisa | Posted 12.10.2016 | UK
Michael Mumisa

In his Vorlesungen über die Philosophie der Weltgeschichte or Lectures on the Philosophy of World History, the German philosopher Hegel divided Afric...

The Death Knell of the Playground

Grainne Gillis | Posted 21.09.2016 | UK Politics
Grainne Gillis

Something has been happening in politics in the UK this summer. At first, it seemed inconsequential: a bearded rebel entered the Labour leadership rac...

Are There Emotional No-Go Areas Where Logic Dare Not Show Its Face?

Richard Dawkins | Posted 31.12.2014 | UK
Richard Dawkins

Nothing should be off limits to discussion. No, let me amend that. If you think some things should be off limits, let's sit down together and discuss that proposition itself. Let's not just insult each other and cut off all discussion because we rationalists have somehow wandered into a land where emotion is king.

Russian Shot Over Debate About Philosopher

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK

A lively debate over the theories of Immanuel Kant saw one angry devotee allegedly shoot his sparring partner in a row over the work of the German enl...