Randex

Friday 22 August 2014
Adam Lee, Patheos

…of Opportunity Bill or the Fair Share Law, but Ayn Rand doesn’t seem to share that opinion. According to the procedure established by directives, cases of this kind were not tried by a jury, but by a…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 22 Aug 2014
Pete Dolack, Counterpunch

The occasion for Ayn Rand’s cold-blooded, racist words was her speech to the graduating class of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point on March 6, 1974. She said the above during the question-and-answer session, but the text of the actual talk wasn’t much more humane. During her talk, among many head-slappers, the infamous philosopher of greed said…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 22 Aug 2014
Seth Fiegerman, Mashable

…with “pragmatic creativity” and a soft spot for Ayn Rand, the novelist who inspired the Objectivist movement. He’s been described as a born salesman and has been trying to build businesses since he was…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 22 Aug 2014
Thursday 21 August 2014
Robin Leach, Las Vegas Sun

…ATLAS’ PREMIERE: The world premiere of the final “Atlas Shrugged” trilogy will be Sept. 6 at the Palms with the new cast and producers Harmon Kaslow and John Aglialoro on hand for “Part III: Who Is John Galt

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 21 Aug 2014
Jenn Salcido, Providence Monthly

…he’s much more of a Buddhist than an Ayn Rand. He really believes in human nature,” says Curt. “There’s bad things that happen and good things that happen but they all have equal value in the eyes of an unminding universe. And that’s a beautiful philosophy that isn’t dark at all. It’s accepting.”

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 21 Aug 2014
Noah Gittell, Film School Rejects

…the film is cleverly making an argument in favor of the status quo, justifying our current dysfunctional existence by knocking down a totalitarian straw man. Ayn Rand would be so proud.

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 21 Aug 2014
Matt Asay, ReadWrite

With a tagline that would make Ayn Rand proud—"Your car. Your API. Your control"—Carvoyant just opened up a developer sandbox that allows technologists to test their apps with simulated vehicle data.

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 21 Aug 2014
Gennady Stolyarov II, Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

…contemporary philosophers is David Kelley – an Objectivist but one very open to philosophical innovation – without the dogmatic taint that characterized the later years of Ayn Rand and some of her followers…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 21 Aug 2014
Kartika Gopalakrishnan, LiveMint.com

…Jake’s Women, written by Neil Simon, and Night Of January 16th by Ayn Rand—are part of the outfit’s Campus Theatre Initiative. The plays are being performed by the students of Chennai’s Women’s Christian…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 21 Aug 2014
Paul Ryan  

…Ryan the P90X-ripping, budget-slashing devotee of Ayn Rand that Democrats gleefully caricatured as someone who wanted to push grandma off a cliff. Today he’s the geeky white guy dancing badly at a black…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 21 Aug 2014
Max Wind-Cowie, Catholic Herald

Don’t like abortion? Don’t have one. Don’t believe in assisted suicide? Don’t do it then. Disapprove of gay marriage? Don’t marry a man. Because we’re all free floating, autonomous Ayn Rand characters our decisions don’t affect anyone else – you see? Of course, some of us know that this isn’t true.

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 21 Aug 2014
Tom Renner, Daily Voice

…of the American libertarian movement along with Ayn Rand and Isabel Patterson. According to a profile by Chris Woodside, Lane spent a lot of her time in Danbury, returning to her South Dakota…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 21 Aug 2014