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Tuesday 01 August 2017

…CUNNINGHAM, Darryl. The Age of Selfishness: Ayn Rand, Morality, and the Financial Crisis. Abrams. 2015. Gr 10 Up–Cunningham starts with a biography of Ayn Rand, the founder of libertarianism, and…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2017
Friday 28 July 2017
Big Think

…to his life’s work, he is like the hero of an Ayn Rand novel…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 27 Jul 2017
Thursday 27 July 2017
Daily Mail (London)

…Greece and China, through the Christian era, to Ayn Rand, the philosopher of selfishness admired by Donald Trump, and the Oprah self-esteem cult which saw five-year…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 27 Jul 2017
The Daily Signal

…innovative, and “a force for good.” (He is no Randian apostle of radical egoism.) Firmly pro-life as well as being a libertarian, Forbes remarked: “Our founders understood well: First life…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 27 Jul 2017
Wednesday 26 July 2017

…Americans will wake upThe GleanerSelfish “Randian Billionaires” and unpatriotic groups of small minded bigots (tea-party, NRA, evangelical denominations, alt-right media) have taken over the…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 26 Jul 2017
Sunday 23 July 2017
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (Little Rock)

…this predatory instinct. One of the reasons that Ayn Rand appeals to a lot of people is that she makes the argument that selfishness is moral, and that anyone who pleads for mercy on behalf of the less…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 23 Jul 2017
Saturday 22 July 2017
Collider.com

…as both a Christ-like Messiah and a Selfish Randian …and more…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 22 Jul 2017
Friday 21 July 2017
Anything Peaceful (Foundation for Economic Freedom)

…Yaron Brook, executive director of the Ayn Rand Institute and fierce defender of the morality of capitalism, phrased the anti-capitalist attitude as follows: Businessmen sit in stoic silence…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 21 Jul 2017
Thursday 20 July 2017

…blog)Intriguingly, he dismissed “a sort of Ayn Rand objectivism, whereby it’s simply the pursuit of the individual self-interest that is given moral weight,” as a threat to solidarity without…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 20 Jul 2017
Sunday 16 July 2017
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier (Waterloo, IA)

…and the oppressed, and the contrary philosophy of Ayn Rand and Gordon Gecko that selfishness and greed are good that leaps from Clayson’s columns…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 16 Jul 2017
Friday 14 July 2017

…You certainly think of Ayn Rand, right? But they are activating the religious right to provide a source of votes that otherwise they would lack. I do not believe he’s acting…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 14 Jul 2017
Anything Peaceful (Foundation for Economic Freedom)

…Although a Christian apologist, Lewis, like Ayn Rand, believes unselfishness is a vice, not a virtue, and he skewers democracy for its pandering to the average, for its leveling effect, and its…

Posted 6 months ago Publication date: 14 Jul 2017