In Memoriam: Mario Bunge, 1919-2020, honorary BRS member

Mario Bunge was our Bertrand Russell Society honoree in 2009, at a Bertrand Russell Society meeting held at Central Connecticut State University. He was unable to travel to the event (he was 89 at the time), but we had a video interview which was played at the meeting. Bunge, who was born September 21, 1919 … Continue reading In Memoriam: Mario Bunge, 1919-2020, honorary BRS member

2020 online annual meeting: papers now available!

As mentioned before, the Bertrand Russell Society's annual meeting this 20th June 2020 will be online and free to the public. Our revised format will be to post either the full papers or presentations, e.g., slides or pre-recorded talks. Our actual meeting time will be largely dedicated to panel discussions. The schedule of 2020 annual … Continue reading 2020 online annual meeting: papers now available!

Bulletin No. 161 now online

Russellians will be pleased to hear that Issue #161 of our Bulletin is now available for download on our Bulletin Series page! The table of contents is given below. Michael D. Stevenson, “From the Editor’s Desk”Ray Perkins, Jr., “In Memoriam: Jack Clontz”Andrew G. Bone, “Letters and Pictures from Russell’s Australian Lecture Tour”William Bruneau, “Russell’s Letters: … Continue reading Bulletin No. 161 now online

Reading Russell despite COVID19

All of us have had to make sacrifices to prevent the rapid spread of the COVID19 virus. Our efforts to fight a global pandemic just go to show how Russell's value of universal love towards humanity is more relevant than ever. In these difficult times, it is helpful to do as Russell said, "Remember your … Continue reading Reading Russell despite COVID19