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Wednesday 11 June 2014

…the monster within himself.” Several days after he vanished, a box containing his blue spiral-bound journal, his Apple laptop, a copy of the novel “Atlas Shrugged,” military records and other items arrived at the home of his close friend Kim Harrison, whom Bergdahl designated in his Army paperwork as the…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 11 Jun 2014
Stephanie McCrummen, Idaho Statesman (Boise)

…the monster within himself.“ Several days after he vanished, a box containing his blue spiral-bound journal, his Apple laptop, a copy of the novel "Atlas Shrugged,” military records and other items arrived at the home of his close friend Kim Harrison, whom Bergdahl designated in his Army paperwork as the…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 11 Jun 2014
Joe Coscarelli, New York Magazine

…a “a calculating deserter.” The Washington Post today published excerpts from Bergdahl’s journal, which he mailed along with a laptop and his copy of Atlas Shrugged, to his close friend Kim Harrison just before leaving his post and getting captured in the summer of 2009. “Trying to keep my self togeather,” he…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 11 Jun 2014

…in eastern Afghanistan. … Several days after he vanished, a box containing his blue spiral-bound journal, his Apple laptop, a copy of the novel “Atlas Shrugged,”military records and other items arrived at the home of his close friend Kim Harrison, whom Bergdahl designated in his Army paperwork as the…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 11 Jun 2014
Michael Santoli, Yahoo Finance - The Daily Ticker

…), the tenth-largest bank-holding company in the country. The program is rooted in the libertarian “pure capitalist” teachings of writer-philosopher Ayn Rand and was created by BB&T‘s former longtime chief executive and current Cato Institute president John A. Allison, a key patron of the Ayn Rand

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 11 Jun 2014
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Adam Weinstein, Gawker

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the Taliban’s controversial ex-captive, was speedily dismissed from the Coast Guard for psychological reasons before the Army recruited him, and was reading Atlas Shrugged shortly before he disappeared from his base in Afghanistan.

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 11 Jun 2014
Stephanie McCrummen, Washington Post

…monster within himself.” Several days after he vanished, a box containing his blue spiral-bound journal, his Apple laptop, a copy of the novel “Atlas Shrugged,” military records and other items arrived at the home of his close friend Kim Harrison, whom Bergdahl designated in his Army paperwork as the…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 11 Jun 2014
Friday 06 June 2014
JOHN K. WHITE, Counterpunch

…idea of liberty rests in a shared collective versus the Libertarian-fuelled individual solely in charge of his or her world. It’s Karl Marx versus Ayn Rand in a 10-round, knock-down brawl. Rob Urie especially noted the vitriol directed at Piketty, commenting that “A profoundly misguided and tedious…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 06 Jun 2008
Tuesday 03 June 2014
New York Times - Evaluations

…its outlaws, its fascinating anti-heroes, its Casanovas), but it comes in much more strongly in American culture with James Bond and Hugh Hefner and Howard Roark, and then with the ‘roidal action heroes and Bruckheimer fantasias of the 1980s. If you’re seeking a full-throttle of “celebration of violence,” the…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 03 Jun 2014
Retail Customer Experience

…cashiers at lululemon athletica started handing customers their sweat pants and yoga mats in shopping bags adorned with the phrase, “Who is John Galt?” That question appears many times throughout the novel “Atlas Shrugged” by Ayn Rand, and in a blog post that appeared around the same time on the…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 16 Nov 2011
Monday 02 June 2014

…2-6-2014 - 11:26 Op 15 juni vindt de Nederlandse theaterpremière van The Fountainhead plaats. Toneelgroep Amsterdam brengt de beroemde roman van Ayn Rand tijdens het Holland Festival en na de zomer op de planken. Als opmaat organiseerde de toneelgroep onlangs een ‘verkenning’ van het boek met…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 02 Jun 2014
Sunday 01 June 2014
Enter Stage Right

…speculation and imaginings from a medley of diverse sources (Greek, Roman, Jewish; theosophies and mysteries of the East). Neo-Gnostics bypass objectivism (truth/reality) for transcendent experiences. The apostle Paul warned Pastor Timothy of “the gnosis [knowledge], which is falsely so called.”…

Posted over 4 years ago Publication date: 02 Jun 2014