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The current issue and most back issues of TOS are available in single issue format for the Kindle. (A few back issues are excluded from this format because of image copyrights.) New issues of TOS are available on Kindle within five days of their respective publication dates: the 20th of June, September, December, and March.

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Fall 2013: Vol. 8, No. 3 $9.95

  • “The Roots of the IRS Scandal" by Steve Simpson
  • “Nuclear Energy: The Safe, Clean, Cost-Effective Alternative” by Thomas J. Eiden
  • “Dr. Josh Umbehr on the Concierge Medicine Revolution” Interviewed by Ari Armstrong
  • Les Misérables, reviewed by Zachary Huffman
  • Star Trek: The Original Films, reviewed by Ari Armstrong
  • The Real Crash: America's Coming Bankruptcy—How to Save Yourself and Your Country, by Peter D. Schiff, reviewed by Michael Dahlen
  • Much more . . .
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Summer 2013: Vol. 8, No. 2 $9.95

  • “In Memory of Joshua Lipana" by Craig Biddle
  • “The End of Central Banking, Part II” by Richard M. Salsman
  • “The Is-Altruism Dichotomy” by Craig Biddle
  • “Interview with Artist Ifat Glassman” by Craig Biddle
  • “Lincoln • Written by Tony Kushner” Reviewed by Ari Armstrong
  • “Django Unchained • Written and directed by Quentin Tarantino” Reviewed by Ari Armstrong
  • Much more . . .
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Spring 2013 Vol. 8, No. 1 $9.95

  • “The End of Central Banking, Part I“; by Richard M. Salsman
  • “Why "Big Government" is Not the Problem” by Eric Daniels
  • “Debate: Christianity: Good or Bad for Mankind?” by Dinesh D’Souza vs. Andrew Bernstein
  • “Robert G. Natelson on State-Driven Amendments to Restrain Federal Spending” Interviewed by Ari Armstrong
  • “Zero Dark Thirty” Reviewed by Andrew Bernstein
  • “FrackNation” Reviewed by Earl Parson
  • Much more . . .
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Winter 2012-2013 Vol. 7, No. 4 $9.95

  • “The new Abolitionism: Why Education Emancipation is the Moral Imperative of Our Time” by C. Bradley Thompson
  • “Interviews with Innovators in Private Education”
  • “Great Islamic Thinkers Versus Islam” by Andrew Bernstein
  • “Sam Harris’s Failure to Formulate a Scientific Morality” by Ari Armstrong
  • “Independent Thinking, Morality, and Liberty” by Craig Biddle
  • “Apple’s App Revolution: Capitalism in Action” by Karl G. Kowalski
  • Much more . . .
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Fall 2012: Vol. 7, No. 3 $9.95

  • “Ayn Rand: America’s Comeback Philosopher” by Craig Biddle
  • “Religion Versus Morality” by Andrew Bernstein
  • “The Role of Religion in the Scientific Revolution” by Frederick Seiler
  • “Curt Levey on the Supreme Court and the Presidential Race” Interviewed by Ari Armstrong
  • “Robert Zubrin on the Scourge of Antihumanism” Interviewed by Ari Armstrong
  • Much more . . .
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Summer 2012: Vol. 7, No. 2 $9.95

  • “Why Marxism? Evil Laid Bare” C. Bradley Thompson
  • “How Would Government Be Funded in a Free Society?” by Craig Biddle
  • Atlas Shrugged and Ayn Rand's Morality of Egoism" by Craig Biddle
  • “Steve Simpson on Continuing Threats to Corporate Free Speech" Interviewed by Ari Armstrong
  • “Painter Bryan Larsen on His Artwork and Ideas" Interviewed by Craig Biddle
  • Much more . . .
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Spring 2012: Vol. 7, No. 1 $9.95

  • “In Memory of John David Lewis” by Craig Biddle
  • “Individualism vs. Collectivism: Our Future, Our Choice” by Craig Biddle
  • “Objectivism vs. Kantianism in The Fountainhead" by Andrew Bernstein
  • Interview with Boaz Arad on the Israeli Freedom Movement
  • Interview with Ellen Kenner and Ed Locke on The Selfish Path to Romance: How to Love with Passion and Reason
  • Much more . . .
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Winter 2011–2012: Vol. 6, No. 4 $9.95

  • “The American Right, the Purpose of Government, and the Future of Liberty” by
  • “The Assault on Abortion Rights Undermines All Our Liberties” by
  • “The Patience of Jobs" by
  • An Interview with Still-Life Painter Linda Mann
  • "Sanctum Sanctorum: The National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C." by Lee Sandstead.
  • Much more . . .
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Fall 2011: Vol. 6, No. 3 $9.95

  • “9/11 Ten Years Later: The Fruits of the Philosophy of Self-Abnegation” by John David Lewis
  • “Ayn Rand’s Theory of Rights: The Moral Foundation of a Free Society” by Craig Biddle
  • “A Critique of Representative Paul Ryan's ‘Path to Prosperity’ by Joshua Lipana
  • 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 the End of Osama bin Laden” by Daniel Wahl
  • An Interview with Sculptor Sandra J. Shaw
  • Much more . . .
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Summer 2011: Vol. 6, No. 2 $9.95

  • “ObamaCare v. the Constitution” by Paul Beard
  • “The Iranian and Saudi Regimes Must Go” by Craig Biddle
  • Interview with an Ex-CIA Spy Embedded in Iran’s Revolutionary Guards
  • Interview with Historian John David Lewis about U.S. Foreign Policy and the Middle East
  • “The Government’s Assault on Private-Sector Colleges and Universities” by Craig Biddle
  • Interview with Andy Kessler about the Virtue of Eating People
  • Much more . . .
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Spring 2011: Vol. 6, No. 1 $9.95

  • "Atlas Shrugged’s Long Journey to the Silver Screen" by C. A. Wolski
  • An Interview with Atlas Shrugged Movie Producer Harmon Kaslow
  • "Economics in Atlas Shrugged" by Richard M. Salsman
  • Atlas Shrugged: Part I, reviewed by C. A. Wolski
  • "James J. Hill and the Great Northern Railroad" by Talbot Manvel
  • "Health Care and the Separation of Charity and State" by Paul Hsieh
  • "Toward a Free Market in Education: School Vouchers or Tax Credits?" by Michael A. LaFerrara
  • Much more . . .
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Winter 2010–2011: Vol. 5, No. 4 $9.95

  • "The Republicans' Opportunity to Restore America . . . and Their Obstacle" by Craig Biddle
  • "The Educational Bonanza in Privatizing Government Schools" by Andrew Bernstein
  • An Interview with Andrew Schiff about Fishing Nets, Hut Gluts, and other Economic Matters
  • India in Focus: "India's Commonwealth Games: A National Disgrace" by Chak Kakani
  • "Andrew Carnegie: The Richest Man in the World" by Scott Holleran
  • "The Conclusion of Loving Life" by Craig Biddle
  • Film reviews by Sean Saulsbury and C.A. Wolski
  • Book reviews by Daniel Wahl and Jules Klapper
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Fall 2010: Vol. 5, No. 3 $9.95

  • "The Ground Zero Mosque, the Spread of Islam, and How America Should Deal with Such Efforts" by Craig Biddle
  • "A Prescription for America’s Health Care Ills" by Stella Daily Zawistowski
  • An Interview with John Allison about Pro-Capitalism Programs in American Universities
  • "The British Industrial Revolution: A Tribute to Freedom and Human Potential" by Michael Dahlen
  • "The Curious Life of Richard Feynman" by Daniel Wahl
  • "Herman Boerhaave: The Nearly Forgotten Father of Modern Medicine" by Richard G. Parker
  • "A Civilized Society: The Necessary Conditions" by Craig Biddle
  • Book reviews by Daniel Wahl, Burgess Laughlin, Roderick Fitts, and David H. Mirman
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Summer 2010: Vol. 5, No. 2 $9.95

  • "Israel and America's Flotilla Follies (and How To Avoid Them in the Future)" by Craig Biddle
  • "Why Anthony Daniels Smears Ayn Rand " by Alan Germani
  • "How to Protect Yourself Against ObamaCare" by Paul Hsieh
  • "The Montessori Method: Educating Children for a Lifetime of Learning and Happiness" by Heike Larson
  • "A Review of the Korean Television Series Dae Jang Geum" by Sarah Biddle
  • An Interview with Philosopher of Science David Harriman/li>
  • "Objective Moral Virtues: Principled Actions" by Craig Biddle
  • Book reviews by Daniel Wahl, Frederick Seiler, and Joseph Kellard
Spring 2010: Vol. 5, No. 1Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Spring 2010: Vol. 5, No. 1 $9.95

  • "Citizens United and the Battle for Free Speech in America" by Steve Simpson
  • "Government-Run Health Care vs. the Hippocratic Oath" by Paul Hsieh
  • "The Virtue of Treating People Like Animals: Why Human Health Care Should Mirror Veterinary Health Care" by Sarah Gelberg
  • "The Practicality of Private Waterways" by J. Brian Phillips and Alan Germani
  • "Norman Borlaug: The Man Who Taught People To Feed Themselves" by Audra Hilse
  • "Making Life Meaningful: Living Purposefully" by Craig Biddle
  • Book reviews by Heike Larson, Grant W. Jones, Gideon Reich, Ari Armstrong, Daniel Wahl,Dina Schein Federman, and David H. Mirman
Winter 2009–2010: Vol. 4, No. 4Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Winter 2009–2010: Vol. 4, No. 4 $9.95

  • "Pharmacide: The Pharmaceutical Industry’s Self-Destructive Effort to Loot America" by Cassandra Clark
  • "Antitrust with a Vengeance: The Obama Administration’s Anti-Business Cudgel" by Eric Daniels
  • "What the 'Affordable Health Care for America Act, HR 3962, Actually Says" by John David Lewis
  • "The California Coastal Commission: A Case Study in Governmental Assault on Property Rights" by Paul Beard
  • "The Barbary Wars and Their Lesson for Combating Piracy Today" by Doug Altner
  • "Objective Moral Values" by Craig Biddle
  • Book reviews by Robert Mayhew, Gus Van Horn, Daniel Wahl, and Andrew Lewis
Fall 2009: Vol. 4, No. 3Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Fall 2009: Vol. 4, No. 3 $9.95

  • "Obama’s Atomic Bomb: The Ideological Clarity of the Democratic Agenda" by John David Lewis
  • "America’s Self-Crippled Foreign Policy": An interview with Yaron Brook, Elan Journo, and Alex Epstein
  • "An Unwinnable War?" by Elan Journo
  • “The Creed of Sacrifice vs. The Land of Liberty” by Craig Biddle
  • “The Rise of American Big Government: A Brief History of How We Got Here” by Michael Dahlen
  • "How the Freedom to Contract Protects Insurability" by Paul Hsieh
  • “How Morality is Grounded in Reality” by Craig Biddle
  • Book reviews by Dina Schein Federman, Daniel Wahl, and Scott Holleran
Summer 2009: Vol. 4, No. 2Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Summer 2009: Vol. 4, No. 2 $9.95

  • An Interview with a "Capitalist Pig”: Jonathan Hoenig on Hedge Funds, the Economic Crisis, and the Future of America
  • "Justice Holmes and the Empty Constitution" by Thomas A. Bowden
  • “Energy at the Speed of Thought: The Original Alternative Energy Market” by Alex Epstein
  • “A Brief History of U.S. Farm Policy and the Need for Free-Market Agriculture” by Monica Hughes
  • “The Is–Ought Gap: Subjectivism’s Technical Retreat” by Craig Biddle
  • Book reviews by Eric Daniels, David Littel, Daniel Wahl, Heike Larson, and Amy Peikoff
Spring 2009: Vol. 4, No. 1Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Spring 2009: Vol. 4, No. 1 $9.95

  • “Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged and the World Today” An Interview with Yaron Brook
  • “America’s Unfree Market” by Yaron Brook and Don Watkins
  • “Altruism: The Moral Root of the Financial Crisis” by Richard M. Salsman
  • “Lest We Be Doomed to Repeat It: A Survey of Amity Shlaes’s History of the Great Depression” by Ari Armstrong
  • “Of Freedom and Fat: Why Anti-Obesity Laws Are Immoral” by Stella Daily
  • “Houston, We Have a (Zoning) Problem” by J. Brian Phillips
  • Doubt vs. Certainty” by Gena Gorlin
  • “Religion vs. Subjectivism: Why Neither Will Do” by Craig Biddle
  • Book reviews by Joe Kroeger, Eric Daniels, and Michael Garrett
Winter 2008–2009: Vol. 3, No. 4Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Winter 2008–2009: Vol. 3, No. 4 $9.95

  • “Capitalism and the Moral High Ground” by Craig Biddle
  • “Reason or Faith: The Republican Alternative” by John David Lewis
  • “Net Neutrality: Toward a Stupid Internet” by Raymond C. Niles
  • “Bubble Boy: Alan Greenspan’s Rejection of Reason and Morality” by Gus Van Horn
  • “The Assault on Energy Producers” by Brian P. Simpson
  • “Demystifying Newton: The Force Behind the Genius” by Gena Gorlin
  • “Errors in Inductive Reasoning” by David Harriman
  • Book reviews by Eric Daniels and Gus Van Horn
Fall 2008: Vol. 3, No. 3Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Fall 2008: Vol. 3, No. 3 $9.95

  • “McBama vs. America” by Craig Biddle
  • “The Resurgence of Big Government” by Yaron Brook
  • “The Mystical Ethics of the New Atheists” by Alan Germani
  • “Mandatory Health Insurance: Wrong for Massachusetts, Wrong for America” by Paul Hsieh
  • “Deeper Than Kelo: The Roots of the Property Rights Crisis” by Eric Daniels
  • “The Menace of Pragmatism” by Tara Smith
  • “How the FDA Violates Rights and Hinders Health” by Stella Daily
  • Book reviews by Elan Journo, Eric Daniels, Joe Kroeger, and John David Lewis
Summer 2008: Vol. 3, No. 2Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Summer 2008: Vol. 3, No. 2 $9.95

  • “Property Rights and the Crisis of the Electric Grid”
    by Raymond C. Niles
  • “Vindicating Capitalism: The Real History of the Standard Oil Company” by Alex Epstein
  • “Proof of the Atomic Theory” by David Harriman
  • Book reviews by Larry Salzman, John David Lewis,
    and John P. McCaskey
Winter 2007–2008: Vol. 2, No. 4Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Winter 2007–2008: Vol. 2, No. 4 $9.95

  • “Moral Health Care vs. ‘Universal Health Care’”
    by Lin Zinser and Paul Hsieh
  • “Instrumentalism and the Disintegration of American Tort Law” by David Littel
  • “‘Gifts from Heaven’: The Meaning of the American Victory over Japan, 1945” by John David Lewis
Summer 2007: Vol. 2, No. 2Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Summer 2007: Vol. 2, No. 2 $9.95

  • “The False Promise of Classical Education” by Lisa VanDamme
  • “Neoconservative Foreign Policy: An Autopsy” by Yaron Brook and Alex Epstein
  • “‘The Balm for a Guilty Conscience’: Moral Paralysis, Appeasement, and the Causes of World War II” by John David Lewis
Spring 2007: Vol. 2, No. 1Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Spring 2007: Vol. 2, No. 1 $9.95

  • “The 'Forward Strategy' for Failure” by Yaron Brook and Elan Journo
  • “The Rise and Fall of Ancient Greek Justice: Homer to the Sermon on the Mount” by Robert Mayhew
  • “Induction and Experimental Method” by David Harriman
  • “Egoism Explained: A Review of Tara Smith’s Ayn Rand's Normative Ethics: The Virtuous Egoist” by Diana Hsieh
Winter 2006–2007: Vol. 1, No. 4Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Winter 2006–2007: Vol. 1, No. 4 $9.95

  • “The Tragedy of Theology: How Religion Caused and Extended the Dark Ages: A Critique of Rodney Stark’s The Victory of Reason” by Andrew Bernstein
  • “‘No Substitute for Victory’: The Defeat of Islamic Totalitarianism” by John David Lewis
  • “The Educational, Psychological, and Philosophical Assault on Self-Esteem” by Edwin A. Locke
  • “Property and Principle: A Review Essay on
    Bernard H. Siegan’s Economic Liberties and the
    Constitution” by Larry Salzman
  • “Mr. Jekyll and Dr. House: The Reason-Emotion Split as Manifested in House, M.D.” by Gena Gorlin
Spring 2006: Vol. 1, No. 1Click here to buy the Kindle Edition

Spring 2006: Vol. 1, No. 1 $9.95

  • “Introducing The Objective Standard” by Craig Biddle
  • “‘Just War Theory’ vs. American Self-Defense” by Yaron Brook and Alex Epstein
  • “The Hierarchy of Knowledge: The Most Neglected Issue in Education” by Lisa VanDamme
  • “Enlightenment Science and its Fall” by David Harriman
  • “Exposing Anti-Muslim ‘Conspiracies’” by Elan Journo