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Growing up in volatile communist Russia certainly helped shaped the novelist and philosopher that Ayn Rand would become, but what exactly is her philosophy? Ayn Rand challenged notions that had long been held by society and believed that the individual should be greater than the whole. Her philosophy of Objectivism is woven throughout her novels […]

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The Fountainhead was undoubtedly the novel that propelled Russian-American author, Ayn Rand, to her literary success. Since its release in 1943, over 6.5 million copies of the book have been sold worldwide and has been translated into 20 different languages. The Fountainhead has been credited by philosophers, politicians, authors, and many young students just starting […]

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Ayn Rand, best known as the author of The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged, was an activist and a philosopher. How did Rand, a woman in early 1900’s Russia, become the powerful voice we know her as today? Rand had the drive and a vision that would pull her beyond the devastation of the Bolshevik Revolution […]

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Ayn Rand, known for her famed novels The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged, penned a novella entitled Anthem. Anthem takes a look at the dark possibilities when the collective mindset takes over and the individuality of humankind is eliminated. Rand draws from her personal experiences living in communist Russia and brings them to life in this […]

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Ayn Rand, the Russian-American author famous for her novels The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged, began her career as a published author with We the Living. Released in 1936, Rand’s first novel was not a success in America but many attribute that to the lack of marketing by the hesitant publishing company. The publisher was unsure […]

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Objectivism: Lecture 01 (The Role of Philosophy)

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Ayn Rand – The Objectivist Philosophy

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In Defense of Ayn Rand – Freedomain Radio Sunday Show, 28 October 2012

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Objectivism, Philosophy and Self Defense

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Objectivism Part 2: Ethics