Randex

Monday 26 February 2018
Patheos

…from the Right. You might be familiar with Ayn Rand’s libertarian critique, that Christianity undermines both individual freedom and free economics by undermining what she calls “the virtue of…

Posted about 1 year ago Publication date: 26 Feb 2018
Sunday 25 February 2018
Times of Malta

…Fr Joe BorgTimes of MaltaThe American philosopher Ayn Rand has elevated selfishness into a virtue. Her teaching gives the theoretical basis to the political ideology of the American Right. Unfortunately…

Posted about 1 year ago Publication date: 25 Feb 2018
Wednesday 21 February 2018

…be because she advocated for a philosophy called Objectivism, which promotes self-interest and capitalism. Many Objectivists maintain that capitalism is the only social system that truly recognizes individual…

Posted about 1 year ago Publication date: 21 Feb 2018
Monday 12 February 2018
Wealth Daily

…and laws get changed. We know full well that Ayn Rand’s concept of enlightened self-interest is crock. Corporations will absolutely push for rules to be relaxed so they can have a few years of…

Posted over 1 year ago Publication date: 12 Feb 2018
Saturday 10 February 2018
The Times (London)

…pubThe TimesIf you see a group earnestly debating objectivism and rational self-interest in your local pub, don’t be alarmed. They are probably from an Ayn Rand discussion group, devoted to exploring and…

Posted over 1 year ago Publication date: 10 Feb 2018
Friday 09 February 2018
The Tyee (BC)

…the essence of Peterson’s message, it’s just Ayn Randian, objectivist, selfishness-is-good nonsense with a dash of self-help histrionics. It’s a philosophy that lets entitled, privileged people feel…

Posted over 1 year ago Publication date: 09 Feb 2018
Sunday 04 February 2018
Berkeley Daily Planet (CA)

…Ideology: Reagan and Trump were influenced by Ayn Rand’s philosophy of objectivism: “unfettered self-interest is good and altruism is destructive.” This produced the…

Posted over 1 year ago Publication date: 04 Feb 2018
Friday 02 February 2018
OpEdNews

…Ideology: Reagan and Trump were influenced by Ayn Rand’s philosophy of objectivism: “unfettered self-interest is good and altruism is destructive.” This produced the…

Posted over 1 year ago Publication date: 02 Feb 2018
Huffington Post

…bent on furthering their plutocratic cult of Ayn Rand, Paul Ryan’s intellectual wellspring. In Rand’s Hobbesian America, only the creative selfishness of unfettered capitalists can rise …and more…

Posted over 1 year ago Publication date: 02 Feb 2018
Monday 29 January 2018
Reason

…morality of sacrifice and altruism is wrong,“ says Yaron Brook, executive chairman of the Ayn Rand Institute. On January 16, 2018, Brook argued the affirmative in a debate with Epstein over whether selfishness is…

Posted over 1 year ago Publication date: 29 Jan 2018
Reason

…Reason Is Selfishness a Virtue? A Debate With Yaron Brook and Gene Epstein.Reason"We don’t have to endorse Gordon Gekko’s view that greed is good anymore than we believe that selfishness is a virtue,“ says…

Posted over 1 year ago Publication date: 29 Jan 2018
Sunday 28 January 2018
CNBC

…CNBC Mark Cuban and Kevin O'Leary both say Ayn Rand is one of their favorite authors—here’s whyCNBC"The Fountainhead" similarly explores topics of “rational selfishness,” an ideology that later…

Posted over 1 year ago Publication date: 28 Jan 2018