Fall 2011Vol. 6, No. 3

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9/11 Ten Years Later: The Fruits of the Philosophy of Self-Abnegation (accessible for free)

Examines the essence of this approach and what it’s delivered so far.

Ayn Rand's Theory of Rights:
The Moral Foundation of a Free Society (accessible for free)

Examines the essential aspects of her philosophy that give rise to her theory of rights, as against the theories of God-given, government-granted, and "natural" rights.

A Critique of Representative Paul Ryan's “Path to Prosperity”

Examines and grades various components of Rep. Paul Ryan’s “Path to Prosperity,” which, although rejected in the Senate, is perhaps the best plan put forth by an elected official to date about how to deal with America’s financial crisis.

An Interview with John R. Bolton on the Proper Role of Government

An Interview with Governor Gary Johnson on What He Would Do as President

The Mastermind behind SEAL Team Six and the End of Osama bin Laden

Surveys the history and principles that have given rise to the breathtaking competence of U.S. special operations forces, and finds that one man is primarily responsible.

An Interview with Sculptor Sandra J. Shaw

Film Reviews

Captain America: The First Avenger, directed by Joe Johnston

Lifting King Kong, directed by Park Geon-yong

Book Reviews

A Time to Betray: The Astonishing Double Life of a CIA Agent Inside the Revolutionary Guards of Iran by Reza Kahlili

Nomad by Ayaan Hirsi Ali

The Fear: Robert Mugabe and the Martyrdom of Zimbabwe by Peter Godwin

The Bourgeois Virtues: Ethics for an Age of Commerce by Deirdre N. McCloskey

Gauntlet: Five Friends, 20,000 Enemy Troops, and the Secret That Could Have Changed the Course of the Cold War by Barbara Masin

Crashing Through: The Extraordinary True Story of the Man Who Dared to See by Robert Kurson

The Extra 2%: How Wall Street Strategies Took a Major League Baseball Team from Worst to First by Jonah Keri

Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose by Tony Hsieh

My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business: A Memoir by Dick Van Dyke



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