Randex

Thursday 07 August 2014
Geoffrey W. Melada, Washington Jewish Week

…I heard Yaron Brook, executive director of the Ayn Rand institute, speak at the University of Pennsylvania. I recall asking this Israeli-American intellectual how Rand, a passionate devotee of, and…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 07 Aug 2014
John Kendall Hawkins, Counterpunch

…will be met with annihilating force’. Oh well, Atlas shrugged. But this time the cynicism and suppression of dissent has taken on new dimensions.  While Overland literary journal online published without…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 07 Aug 2014
Robert Draper, New York Times Magazine

… libertarian consistency on even these social issues is in the eye of the beholder. In 1968 Ayn Rand flatly declared: “An embryo has no rights… . Abortion is a moral right.” Twenty years later, however, the Libertarian Party proffered as its presidential candidate Ron Paul…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 07 Aug 2014
Joel Stein, Businessweek

“My dad would always tell me the world doesn’t like change,” says Ringlemann. “It likes to say no. It’s not trying to be evil. It just doesn’t know better. It’s your job as an entrepreneur to fight against that. They’ll be glad you did later. But don’t expect them to thank you for it. Business is an incredible source for good. It’s probably the best source for good.” In Silicon Valley, even hippies sound like Ayn Rand.

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 07 Aug 2014
Kunal Singh, News Laundry

“The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me”, these words of the illustrious novelist Ayn Rand has perhaps best described the fate of the Women’s Reservation Bill in all its avatars.

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 07 Aug 2014
Wednesday 06 August 2014
Rahn Forney, Lebanon Daily News (PA)

…the philosophy absent religious trappings: In John Galt’s speech in Ayn Rand’s “Atlas Shrugged,” Galt says, “I swear by my life, and my love of it, that I will never live for the sake of another man, nor…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 07 Aug 2014

…this deleting everything that remotely smacks of Howard Roark-esque extroversion in architecture – and one would be left with a refined and understated body of historically significant modern architecture that…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 06 Aug 2014
Pierre Giroux, Audiophile Audition

In the novel Atlas Shrugged the writer Ayn Rand poses the following question about a mysterious character in the novel:  “Who is John Galt?” A similar question may be asked…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 06 Aug 2014
Benedict Chong, The Online Citizen

“A disastrous intellectual package-deal, put over us by the theoreticians of statism, is the equation of economic power with political power.” – Ayn Rand

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014
Nicole Lafond, Talking Points Memo - Livewire
Rand Paul  

…It used to be whatever would please 15-year-old Ayn Rand readers was his position,” Coulter said. “Now, it’s whatever will please basically the mainstream media.” Coulter went on to say she wished…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 06 Aug 2014
Corey Gilkes, Trinidad & Tobago News

…Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan, Voltaire, Immanuel Kant, Ayn Rand, Thomas Friedman, Adolf Hitler, John Calvin, Martin Luther, St. Augustine … that person is a con artist. Cuss ‘way dey mudder ass and run…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 06 Aug 2014
Broadway World

Her other television includes “Losing Chase,” for which she won a Golden Globe Award, “The Passion of Ayn Rand,” for which she won a Emmy Award…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 06 Aug 2014