A lecture delivered at Peninsula College by Wesley Cecil Ph.D. on the life and Philsophy of Bertrand Russell. For information on upcoming lectures, essays, and books by Wesley Cecil Ph.D. go to http://www.facebook.com/HumaneArts

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Bertrand Russell’s last message (before his death in 1970) on Israel, the displaced people of Palestine and the subsequent occupation of what remains of their lands. See my channel page for more info.

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Bertrand Arthur William Russell (18 May 1872 – 2 February 1970) was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic, political activist, he was a prominent anti-war activist and a Nobel laureate. Advice from Bertrand Russell when he was interviewed in 1959 by John Freeman for BBC’s Face to Face. • https://www.facebook.com/SpottedPort • https://twitter.com/Spotted_Pompey […]

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Bertrand Russell was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic and political activist. Bertrand Russell authored over 70 books and thousands of essays and letters addressing a myriad of topics. Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1950, not many know that he was born into an influential and liberal family of the […]

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This is an excerpt from a prior episode of The Partially Examined Life podcast, discussing Bertrand’s Russell’s Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy. You can find the entire unabridged Russell podcast, along with dozens of others discussing philosophers from Plato to Kant to Wittgenstein, at the Partially Examined Life website: http://www.partiallyexaminedlife.com About PEL: The podcasters were all […]

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Bertrand Russell wrote ‘Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy’ while imprisoned for protesting Britain’s involvement in World War I. Russell summarizes the significance of the momentous work of mathematicians in the late nineteenth-century. He further describes his own philosophy of mathematics, Logicism (the view that all mathematical truths are logical truths), and his earlier, influential work solving […]

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