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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

    If Corporations Can Get Billions of Dollars in Stimulus is It Hypocritical For People To Say That Looting is Wrong?

    By dadmonson,
    Question is in the title...  Both are wrong but one is allowed while the other is not.

    Reblogged:Friday Hodgepodge

    Gus Van Horn blog
    By Gus Van Horn blog,
    Four Wins Whenever possible, I list three wins at the end of each day. Here are a few from a recent review of my diary. 1. Commenters on this week's short post on Treasure Island left an interesting discussion of fiction for children (or commonly thought to be for children) that can be enjoyed by adults. Head on over there for several recommendations fitting that description, as well as related discussion. 2. Via Episode 84 of Alex Epstein's Human Flourishing Project, I learned about Cal

    Truth and Tolerance.

    By dream_weaver,
    I work with computer aided drafting software. I started my career before such software was developed. One of the courses I took to acquire my set of skills is descriptive geometry.   For those that might not be aware, descriptive geometry has it's roots in Euclidean geometry. Lines and circles drawn with the aide of straightedges and compasses. This stuff has been around for thousands of years, and is well understood. Things like how to draw two lines perpendicular to one another and how to di

    Brian T. Kennedy: Facing Up to the China Threat

    By dream_weaver,
    Is the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) out to destroy America and the principles upon which she is built, or is this a case of going abroad in search of monsters to destroy? Facing Up to the China Threat, Brian T. Kennedy, via Imprimis  

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