The excellent London School of Philosophy are holding their annual open evening tomorrow (Saturday). If you are an adult learner looking for a philosophy course in London you should definitely check out the wide range of courses they have to offer. [ Facebook.com Link ]
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We are sad to report that Warren Allen Smith, humanist, Bertrand Russell scholar, gay rights activist, author of "Who's Who in Hell" and much loved New York character, passed away in his sleep on 8 Jan aged 95. [ Youtube.com Link ]
Sadly, Derek Parfit passed away on January 1st. Parfit was a British philosopher who specialised in problems of personal identity, rationality and ethics. His book 'Reasons and Persons' has been very influential in moral philosophy and will continue to be for many years to come.