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This Day in (Literary) History: May 15

May 15, 2019 In Book 2, Chapter 6 of Atlas Shrugged, on May 15,  Dr. Lloyd Ferris, head of the... Read more...

The Return of Slavery

May 13, 2019 There are some plagues that mankind seems to be incapable of fully destroying. One of these... Read more...

Trump Tax Returns: Who Owns Income, Who Takes Risk?

May 09, 2019 In a bombshell report The New York Times revealed ten years of tax information... Read more...

An Interview with Larry Abrams, author of The Philosophical Practitioner

May 06, 2019 MM: Did you invent the profession of philosophical practitioner?   LA:  I thought I... Read more...

The Philosophical Practitioner

May 06, 2019 Editor’s Note: The Philosophical Practitioner, by Larry Abrams, is part of The... Read more...

Downward Dog, Upward Excellence: A Review of Little Black Stretchy Pants, by Chip Wilson

April 29, 2019 Chip Wilson’s dad, an athletics instructor, was coaching his son during a swim meet, with the... Read more...

Thoughts on Prosperity from a Hipster Coffee Shop

April 29, 2019 I’m sitting in a small coffee shop near Nokomis trying to think of what to write about. I scroll... Read more...

Member Spotlight: Diana Amsden

April 26, 2019 Editor’s Note: Friends and members of The Atlas Society are among our greatest resources --... Read more...

The Fatal Song of Social Security is Finally Sung

April 23, 2019 There seems to be no guaranteed safety in the great American so-called safety net of Social... Read more...

Climate Change: A Moral Debate

April 23, 2019 There has been considerable debate on the science of climate change and global warming on both... Read more...

Interview with Stephen Hicks

April 22, 2019 Grégoire Canlorbe: According to a popular opinion, left to its own devices, capitalism inevitably... Read more...

Victor Hugo’s Spirit of Romanticism Once Heartened Frenchmen to Save Notre Dame Cathedral

April 16, 2019 The fearful blaze ravaging Notre Dame Cathedral came under initial control, this evening.... Read more...
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