Randex

Thursday 28 August 2014
Guido Lauwaert, Knack.be

…Dat Ivo van Hove de roman The Fountainhead wilde vertonelen is niet verwonderlijk. Wat de ziel van het boek is, is ook die van hem en geeft zeer goed weer hoe hij staat tegenover de overheid…

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 28 Aug 2014
Jacobo Corujeira, Vozpopuli

…hacia la ‘Arcadia tecnológica’ anticipada por Ayn Rand y soñada por los grandes capitalistas de Internet. Mientras llega el momento del referéndum, en EEUU los medios se entretienen haciendo…

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 25 Aug 2014
AppleInsider
BioShock  

Blending frenetic FPS gameplay with role-playing elements, BioShock is driven by an intriguing storyline layered with philosophical undertones, the most influential being Ayn Rand’s Objectivism.

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 27 Aug 2014
Wednesday 27 August 2014
BioShock  

…of Rapture to fight deranged survivors of a failed objectivist utopia, and genetically modify their own DNA to gain superhuman powers. The game also features a new leaderboard system, an in-app digital artbook…

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 27 Aug 2014
PR.com

It is this western republic, founded upon the capitalist ideals of Ayn Rand, where the story unfolds. As a tribute to Rand’s novel “Anthem,” in which the pronoun “I” is banned by law, the citizens of this “Randian Republic of Atlantis” have…

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 27 Aug 2014
Leisah Woldoff, Jewish News (AZ)
Atheism  

…Renzulli heads a Phoenix Objectivists Group, an organization devoted to the teachings of Ayn Rand, and said he invited members of his group, as well as numerous Jewish, Assyrian…

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 27 Aug 2014
Hamilton Nolan, Gawker

…might, if they were a particularly odious form of Randian egoist, write, “People talk a big game on social media about the terribleness of reclining, but then people like to complain about all sorts of…

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 27 Aug 2014
Mark Alexander, Patriot Post

Huxley’s utopian apparition contrasted that of George Orwell’s 1949 dystopian narrative, “Nineteen Eighty-Four,” and that of Ayn Rand in her 1957 work, “Atlas Shrugged,” but all three were, and remain, significant expositions of the loss of Liberty and its inevitable terminus in tyranny.

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 27 Aug 2014
Pat Cunningham, Kewanee Star Courier

Ryan’s response was peculiar, not so much for what he included on his list but for what he excluded: There were no books by crackpot political philosopher Ayn Rand.

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 27 Aug 2014
Adam Hanft, Huffington Post

…people. This hit home as I had recently finished Atlas Shrugged. If 141,000 affluent people in CA went “on strike”, CA would be done for… another reason you can’t keep increasing taxes to pay for…

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 27 Aug 2014
Anthony Bradley, Acton Institute

Wonder if his underlying philosophy is objectivism–good friends with Paul Ryan it seems like. Well I agree whatever charity or welfare–the rich get richer and the poor poorer. Lord Acton says power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely—same…

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 25 Aug 2014
Moazzam Tahir Minhas, The News International (Pakistan)

No wonder it was dharna of duo- Imran & Qadri that succeeded in giving a jolt to the, ‘Atlas-shrugged reality’ of the collective conglomeration of the Senate and the National Assembly that refuse to pay taxes and are a party to the culture of Corporatocracy consciously cultivated by Mian Sahib over the years and more so, during the last fourteen months.

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 27 Aug 2014