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Sunday 03 August 2014
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Sean McElwee, Salon

…"family-friendly" values are tough to reconcile with the market – one of the most anti-family institutions (there is a reason the Atlas Society, which exists to forward Randian ideas, harbors an open disdain for the family).

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 03 Aug 2014
Thomas Frank, Salon

…because we are afraid. We do it because the John Galts who rule us won’t have it any other way. If we want them to create jobs, we must do as they instruct.I am sure that the next few corporate scandals…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 03 Aug 2014
Saturday 02 August 2014
Steve Serby, New York Post

…bigger than that. Q: What’s your favorite book? A: Ayn Rand wrote a book called The Fountainhead, and she also wrote Atlas Shrugged. Q: If you could go back to any point in history, where would you want…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 02 Aug 2014
Peggy Deamer, New York Times

Frank Gehry once said that if we didn’t have starchitects, architects (and architecture) wouldn’t be in the media at all. But this kind of coverage, even when positive, we don’t need. It perpetuates a Howard Roarkian image that makes most of us architects cringe — not the least because of the uber-capitalist, Ayn Rand alignment — and also deflates a more productive optimism within the profession that sees these arrogant acts as old school.

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 02 Aug 2014
ej heinemann, Daily Kos

…I remember reading Ayn Rand many summers ago after my freshman year in college. I read “The Fountainhead” and “Atlas Shrugged.” At that time they seemed to make sense…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 02 Aug 2014

Is it time to put a woman on our paper currency? President Obama went on record today saying it’s a “pretty good idea.” … Well, if Congress is taking suggestions… who do you think should get the honor? Take our poll…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 02 Aug 2014
Bill Barnett, The Phuket Insider

…these concrete behemoths. We need the anti-hero Howard Roark from Ayn Rand’s tome The Fountainhead to deal with these non-functioning disasters. My quandary, however, is not with cheap real estate or even…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014

…NDP campaign in London East, he began to read Ayn Rand, the American philosopher and novelist. Rand, he said in a 2007 documentary, changed his life and the “whole way I look at everything.” Emery…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 02 Aug 2014
Friday 01 August 2014
Makhdoom Mohi-ud-Din, Rising Kashmir

…manufactured. From high priestess of capitalism Ayn Rand, Holly wood stars, cultural icons and others have supported Israel and its depredations in Middle East. The ideological lines of left, liberal…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014
Carl Marcucci, Radio & Television Business Report

…website galt.io. The site says this about “Going Galt”: “A phrase derived from the iconic Ayn Rand novel ‘Atlas Shrugged.’ In the book, the ‘producers’ or ‘men of the minds’ — as the famed author put it…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014
Jim Begley, Comic Book Resources

…would come out soon — “It’s going to be like The Fountainhead!” When Wells was asked about favorite characters, he said G.I. Joe was his preference. “I think G.I. Joe is a big favorite for everybody,” he said. “…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014
Brian Lambert, MinnPost (Minneapolis)

Ayn Randian deep thinking has suffered a loss. In the PiPress, Amy Carlson Gustafson reports, “Conservative talk radio host Jason Lewis quit his show during the…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014