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    Objectivism Is The Everyman's Philosophy

    In the universe, what you see is what you get,

    figuring it out for yourself is the way to happiness,

    and each person's independence is respected by all

  • Rand's Philosophy in Her Own Words

    • "Metaphysics: Objective Reality"Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed/Wishing won’t make it so." "The universe exists independent of consciousness"
    • "Epistemology: Reason" "You can’t eat your cake and have it, too." "Thinking is man’s only basic virtue"
    • "Ethics: Self-interest" "Man is an end in himself." "Man must act for his own rational self-interest" "The purpose of morality is to teach you[...] to enjoy yourself and live"
    • "Politics: Capitalism" "Give me liberty or give me death." "If life on earth is [a man's] purpose, he has a right to live as a rational being"
  • Objectivism Online Chat

    A Blatant Example of Liberal Racism

    By AutoJC,
    Check out how Sen. Kerrey introduces himself to Condoleezza Rice The author can't help but think this remark was racially motivated. I certainly think it is.

    Capitalism: making the pie bigger for everyone

    Guest bartwart
    By Guest bartwart,
    First, let's broaden this topic out to laisse-faire capitalism because I believe that's what we both(RH and I) had in mind. This statement is in no way unphilosophical, misleading, or contradictory of Objectivism. Capitalism is sustainable precisely because it makes the pie bigger. That's really the key point here. You cannot divorce it's sustainability from the fact that it improves everyones* lives. Yes, it is the only moral system for ethical individuals to participate in AND is it s

    Re: Bearster's Open Letter

    By DavidV,
    The thread has been moved. For details, read this post.

    Aristotle and Rand as Obsolete?

    By argive99,
    I'm just curious here if someone who has far more knowledge of O'ist epistemology than I could help me with this statement made by a supporter of modern non-local quantum theory. "Quantum physics has been verified and reverified over the last century in more experiments than can be named: while one may debate what the experiments mean, nobody can deny what occurences have been observed (contrast this to the philosophers such as Plato and Aristotle who provided nothing observerable, only sem

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