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The discussions of cryptography on the list were informed by a strong Libertarian stance that was characteristic of the early phase of Extropy, similar to the philosophy of Ayn Rand’s hero John Galt. The ideological framework is outlined in Max More’s “The Principles of Extropy,” and the following passages are especially relevant…
Students divided into camps, following one of two professors who offered polar opposite responses to the horrors of war. One group followed Dr. Moshe Kroy, who preached pure, absolute egoism: Everyone had to look out for himself and let whatever happened, happen. The theory of egoism from the school of Ayn Rand, author of “Atlas Shrugged,” held a certain charm for the soldiers who had paid a terrible price for the failures of the leadership elected to represent us all. Belief in the leaders was broken, and everyone had to draw his own conclusions. Things got to the point where students were charging to copy their notes, even friends who were absent due to extended reserve duty.