Leszek Kołakowski has passed away

Leszek Kołakowski, an important figure in political philosophy and an interesting Polish thinker has passed away.

Brian Leiter, despite his severe criticism of Kołakowski actually cared to post a short note about this, too. [pointed out by Ziel of the Polish blog Jakies Przepisywania z Prasy Wszelakiej fame in personal communication]