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Sunday 11 December 2016
Altruism, Capitalism, Selfishness/Egoism, Paul Ryan

…the trash novelist and crackpot philosopher Ayn Rand, whom Vidal quotes thusly: “It was the morality of altruism that undercut America and is now destroying her. “Capitalism and altruism are…

Posted about 1 hour ago Publication date: 11 Dec 2016

…pitfalls considerable. Gone is the vaguely Randian emphasis on “makers vs. takers,” with anyone who doesn’t earn enough to make a net contribution to the funding of the federal government considered a…

Posted about 2 hours ago Publication date: 11 Dec 2016
Hal Boyd, Deseret Morning News (Salt Lake City)
Atheism, Atlas Shrugged, Individualism, The Fountainhead

…Among the 40 titles nominated by the public, Ayn Rand’s “The Fountainhead” ranked first in votes. Fittingly, the Book of Mormon — a book that “came forth” — also came fourth on the list…

Posted about 5 hours ago Publication date: 11 Dec 2016
Paul Ryan

…Trump is Paul Ryan’s Ayn Rand superman. Don’t report only the negative comments about our president-elect, that makes you look very unfair! BYH Mr. Cooper, I grew to have a…

Posted about 6 hours ago Publication date: 11 Dec 2016
Saturday 10 December 2016
Yves Smith, Naked Capitalism
Alan Greenspan, Capitalism, Individualism

…RA: So you’re not surprised that Greenspan and Ayn Rand were good mates and actually that she talked to him about sociology. You’re not surprised about that? MH: When I worked on Wall Street for…

Posted about 9 hours ago Publication date: 10 Dec 2016
Alan Greenspan, Capitalism, Individualism

…RA: So you’re not surprised that Greenspan and Ayn Rand were good mates and actually that she talked to him about sociology. You’re not surprised about that? MH: When I worked on Wall Street for Chase…

Posted about 9 hours ago Publication date: 10 Dec 2016

…is it a subjective creation of people? The extreme objectivist stance is essentially ‘naturalist’: the social world of international relations is basically a thing, an object, out there. (‘Naturalist’ in the…

Posted about 10 hours ago Publication date: 11 Dec 2016
repubHub, Communities Digital News
Atlas Shrugged

…Aside from the fairly recent but sadly fifth-rate “Atlas Shrugged” film trilogy and those much-demonized Dinesh D’Souza and Breitbart documentaries, there’s been little for conservative movie and video freaks to…

Posted about 11 hours ago Publication date: 11 Dec 2016
Harold Novikoff, OpEdNews
Altruism, Capitalism, Selfishness/Egoism, Individual Rights, Individualism, Paul Ryan

…Counter-Arguments to Ayn Rand’s Essay: “The Only Path To Tomorrow”) by Harold Novikoff The intense on-going debate concerning equality in wealth and social status in…

Posted about 13 hours ago Publication date: 10 Dec 2016
Paul Ryan

…Is it Paul Ryan, the Eddie Munster Look Alike Ayn Rand worshipper who has no clue about economics, economic theory, Catholic doctrine and teaching, or basic concepts of justice? He’s a tall skinny…

Posted about 14 hours ago Publication date: 10 Dec 2016
Selfishness/Egoism, Individualism

…you, the modern seeker, read some Nietzsche and Ayn Rand to reinforce this selfism. Maybe you took yoga classes or seek that special diet. Maybe you absorb the cosmic infusions from ambient music…

Posted about 15 hours ago Publication date: 10 Dec 2016
Will Nicol, Digital Trends
Atheism, Atlas Shrugged, Capitalism, Selfishness/Egoism

…to kill? These are the 101 best movies on Netflix Atlas Shrugged trilogy Ayn Rand’s most enduring and longest work — a bloated corpse of an economics lecture dressed up as a novel — required three films to…

Posted about 15 hours ago Publication date: 10 Dec 2016