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“The Age of Envy” Revisited

March 18, 2019 Ayn Rand wrote about envy in her novels, her popular nonfiction, even in her journals and letters.... Read more...

Saving the Animals Versus the Human Need for ‘More’

March 18, 2019 The March 4 headline in Buzzfeed was startling but perhaps not surprising: “WWF’s Secret War: WWF... Read more...

A Sharia London

March 13, 2019 Author’s Note: A Sharia London is the story of the transformation of a... Read more...

The Art of Plotting

March 13, 2019 “’The king died, and then the queen died,’ is a [chronicle] story, while ‘The king died, and... Read more...

Here is the Defiant Speech Mark Zuckerberg Should Give to Congress

March 09, 2019 “The gallows doth wonderfully work to concentrate the mind,” observed Samuel Johnson. ..... Read more...

Roger McNamee’s Facebook Critique

March 09, 2019 In a recent Time magazine article, Roger McNamee offers an agitated criticism of... Read more...

Member Spotlight: Arno Vigen

March 07, 2019 Editor’s Note: Friends and members of The Atlas Society are among our greatest resources --... Read more...

Politicians Should *Not* Enforce Free Speech at Universities

March 05, 2019 Our head politician wants to use political leverage to fix higher education’s semi-censorship... Read more...

Venezuela’s Classic Socialist Path to Poverty and Dictatorship

March 03, 2019 It has taken more than two decades for Venezuela, once the wealthiest nation in Latin America,... Read more...

My Family Fled Communism When I Was 6. Now We Fear Our Nightmare Has Followed Us Here

March 01, 2019 Following the State of the Union address, I found the state of the nation surreal. I kept skimming... Read more...

The Salem Billionaire Trials of 2019

February 21, 2019 Between February 1692 and May 1693, in Salem, Mass., more than 200 people were accused of... Read more...

Time to Burn Straw Men: Addressing the Clichéd Arguments Against Ayn Rand

February 21, 2019 In his recent book, The Future of Capitalism: Facing the New Anxieties, Paul Collier... Read more...
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