Ayn Rand & Objectivism
Articles on Ayn Rand and Objectivism from The Objective Standard.
Tal Tsfany: Next President and CEO of the Ayn Rand Institute
“We couldn’t be happier. Tal is exactly the kind of talented, energetic businessman and leader we were looking for and hoping for.” —Jim Brown
Robert Reich’s Unoriginal Smear against Ayn Rand—and Its Silver Lining
Rand’s novels and non-fiction works have sold in the tens of millions, and they continue to sell, teach, and inspire. Nevertheless, various “intellectuals” and journalists seek to discredit Rand’s ideas and to vilify her character by erecting straw men and cutting them down.
The New York Post Disgraces Itself, Lauds William F. Buckley
If it’s cults the New York Post is rooting out, consider the nature of the cult to which William F. Buckley dedicated his life.
William F. Buckley: Cowardly, Dishonest, Unjust, Racist, and Loved by Conservatives
On the anniversary of William F. Buckley’s death, conservatives will spend the week pretending that he was a man of principle, civility, dignity. He was not.
Contra Ben Shapiro, Rational Self-Interest Is Not Hedonism
Ben Shapiro suggests that rational self-interest is just another name for hedonism. But that makes no sense. Shapiro should (and likely does) know better.
Carrie-Ann Biondi on Ayn Rand’s Enduring Appeal
In a world filled with charged rhetoric where increasing volume tends to turn people off, Biondi calmly and coherently explains key principles of Rand’s philosophy and controversies surrounding it.