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David Kelley’s Three Greatest Hits

October 10, 2017 David Kelley is retiring from The Atlas Society, which he founded in 1990 under the name of The... Read more...

Melania Ayn

September 15, 2017 A young woman flees a communist country, works her way to the top of her field, meets the man of... Read more...

The Science of Fiction

September 08, 2017 A quest for an integrated theory of fictional narratives must begin by asking why human beings... Read more...

Dr. David Kelley to Retire

September 08, 2017 The Atlas Society (TAS) announces that David Kelley, PhD, its founder and Chief Intellectual... Read more...

Ayn Rand and I, Part 3

August 22, 2017  In 1970 I presented a lengthy lecture for the University of Arizona Students of Objectivism.... Read more...

Removing Statues of Violent Bigots? Start with Che

August 22, 2017 Rosario is Argentina's second oldest city. Located by the Paraná river, it is the home of... Read more...

Ayn Rand on Fascism

August 22, 2017 In a letter written on March 19, 1944, Ayn Rand remarked: “Fascism, Nazism, Communism and... Read more...

The Violence in Charlottesville

August 13, 2017 The vast majority of people in the United States have no interest whatsoever in street battles... Read more...

Civilization's Precondition - Freedom from Restrictions Imposed by Others

July 10, 2017     I love civilization. It’s a hard concept to define exactly and one from which many... Read more...

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How can you make sense of competing claims to rights?
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Welfare rights vs. liberty rights
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A capitalist society is based on the recognition and protection of individual rights.
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Taking intellectual aim at the ideas that inspire Islamists.
"If freedom is to survive and flourish, we need a fourth revolution, a moral revolution, that establishes the moral right of the individual to live for himself."
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