Online event (Dec. 12): Tony Simpson (BR Peace Foundation and Spokesman Books) on the new Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

This Saturday, December 12th, at 3 pm EST (please adjust for your time zone), we are delighted to have Tony Simpson (Bertrand Russell Peace Foundation and Spokesman Books) discuss the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW). The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons recently was adopted by its 50th country. It will … Continue reading Online event (Dec. 12): Tony Simpson (BR Peace Foundation and Spokesman Books) on the new Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

CFA: 2021 annual meeting

The Bertrand Russell Society (BRS), an international organization dedicated to the memory of the philosopher Bertrand Russell, will hold its annual meeting at the Central Connecticut State University, from Friday, June 18 to Sunday, June 20, 2021. If COVID restrictions are still in force at that time (as they seem likely to be), then the … Continue reading CFA: 2021 annual meeting

Free Online Event: The Russell–Teller Debate

Topic Nuclear Weapons and WarTime Sep 26, 2020 04:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)Location Online, by Zoom - register here for the link As a follow-up to our successful online BRS meeting in June, we decided to have online events between annual meetings as well. The first such event will be held Saturday, Sept. … Continue reading Free Online Event: The Russell–Teller Debate

In Memoriam: Michael Edward Sproull Berumen (1952-2020), longtime BRS member and treasurer

It is with great sadness that we note the passing of longtime BRS member, Michael Berumen, our longtime Treasurer and editor of the Bulletin. Michael was a self-proclaimed “Philosopher, businessman, juvenile delinquent, adventurer, editor, aviator, kung fu sifu, and veteran.” We are very grateful for his first encounter with Bertrand Russell's thought, on a summer … Continue reading In Memoriam: Michael Edward Sproull Berumen (1952-2020), longtime BRS member and treasurer

In Memoriam: Marvin Kohl, 1932-2020, longtime BRS member, president, vice-president, and board chair

It is with sadness that we note the passing of our longtime BRS member, Dr. Marvin Kohl, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at State University of New York at Fredonia, where he taught for over three decades. Dr. Kohl had a deep impact on the Bertrand Russell Society, and he will be missed. Our condolences go … Continue reading In Memoriam: Marvin Kohl, 1932-2020, longtime BRS member, president, vice-president, and board chair