Ayn Rand On The Phil Donahue Show

October 10th of this year marked the 60th anniversary of the publication of Ayn Rand’s magnum opus Atlas Shrugged During 1979 Ayn Rand made an interview as a guest on the Phil Donahue Show that was broadcast from Madison Square Garden in New York City. Even though Donahue is a liberal, Ayn Rand like him…

Shame on the Ayn Rand Institute

In case any of you weren’t aware, I am an Objectivist and I have studied Ayn Rand’s philosophy for about eleven years. Objectivism has been of great value to me in many areas of my life and invaluable to my intellectual and personal growth. However, during last year’s Republican primary and upon the election of…

Day at Night interview of Ayn Rand

Today is the 60th anniversary of the publishing of Ayn Rand’s epic novel Atlas Shrugged. In this interview, Ms. Rand explains to Day Night host James Day her philosophy of Objectivism and offers her concept of the ideal man. Rand also discusses her thoughts on rationality, love, morality, free will, and art. She describes her…

#MOGA – Make Objectivism Great Again!

Sadly, with the election of Donald Trump, many high profile Objectivist scholars and intellectuals with the Ayn Rand Institute have swerved to the Left in their politics and ideology. The below video goes into the split among them and reveals not only the intrinsic rationalizations being made now for policies, such as open immigration, but…

The truth about the morality of altruism

In colleges and universities it is taught that altruism is the reason why people and animals are are kind to each other. The definition of altruism is the belief in or practice of disinterested and selfless concern for the well-being of others.. It is no coincidence that altruism (i.e. sacrifice) is taught in many religious…