Randex

Monday 21 January 2019
Patheos

…a time when I was enamored by the philosophy of Ayn Rand. An émigré from the Soviet Union, the influential novelist and founder of the…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 21 Feb 2014
Wednesday 09 January 2019
Acton Institute

…a time when I was enamored by the philosophy of Ayn Rand. An émigré from the Soviet Union, the influential novelist and founder of…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 15 Nov 2013
Friday 04 January 2019

…against moochers  A.V. ClubIn an effort to further Ayn Rand’s message critiquing altruism and promoting the virtue of selfishness, rejecting all moochers who would dare claim your money by…

Posted 7 months ago Publication date: 23 Sep 2013
Thursday 20 December 2018
ValueWalk

…No, Ayn Rand Did Not Want Us To Be Selfish  ValueWalkAyn Rand - Modern usage has eroded the meaning of altruism from Rand’s hated concept to a mere synonym…

Posted 7 months ago Publication date: 31 Jan 2017
Wednesday 19 December 2018
The Economist

…s shrugging now?  The EconomistTHE producer of “Atlas Shrugged Part II”, a film based on Ayn Rand’s book praising profit-makers and decrying altruism, expects to lose money on it. Harmon…

Posted 7 months ago Publication date: 20 Oct 2012
Wednesday 05 December 2018
Inside Philanthropy
Altruism  

…If Altruism Is Overrated, Who’s Backing Ayn Rand’s Ideas?  Inside PhilanthropyIt’s no surprise that quite a few wealthy Master-of-the-Universe types are big fans of Ayn Rand’s work. Which helps…

Posted 8 months ago Publication date: 03 Aug 2016
Monday 26 November 2018
Salon

…Salon How Ayn Rand contributed to America’s greedSalonAyn Rand’s books such as The Virtue of Selfishness and her philosophy that celebrates self-interest and…

Posted 8 months ago Publication date: 26 Nov 2018
Monday 06 August 2018
The Boston Globe
Altruism  

…attenuated enthusiasm for the novels of Ayn Rand. In Rand’s telling, altruism is a sham; social consciousness a cover for envy of one’s betters…

Posted 12 months ago Publication date: 06 Aug 2018
The Boston Globe

…attenuated enthusiasm for the novels of Ayn Rand. In Rand’s telling, altruism is a sham; social consciousness a cover for envy of one’s betters, government the ultimate enemy. Only the creative…

Posted 12 months ago Publication date: 06 Aug 2018
Saturday 02 June 2018
The Irish Times (Dublin)

…The trouble with Amy Rand and Zack Snyder’s ‘The Fountainhead’?Irish TimesAs the novel unfolds, a figure named John Galt emerges to offer escape from this collectivist drudgery. Altruism is a sham. Adherence to…

Posted about 1 year ago Publication date: 01 Jun 2018
Monday 21 May 2018
Herald-Tribune (Sarasota, FL)
Altruism  

…Herald-TribuneIn a time when many believe, as Ayn Rand did, that altruism is evil, let’s applaud those who seek to help others, no matter their species. There is much suffering in the world, and all…

Posted about 1 year ago Publication date: 21 May 2018
Friday 27 April 2018

…off-shoots of libertarianism (such as Ayn Rand’s Objectivism) certainly oppose the concepts of charity and altruism and while libertarian Austrian economics is not overtly intended to benefit the poor or the…

Posted about 1 year ago Publication date: 27 Apr 2018