Are you scared of Ayn Rand? Do you think she wants us to suck the life out of other people, like vampires , for our own self-interest? Are you afraid that in the world as she wanted it to be, most of us would be slaves to monstrous lords of wealth ?

Do you think her ideas are pseudo-philosophy good only for deluding teenagers ?

Those are myths, no more real than, well, vampires. Ayn Rand celebrates heroic productiveness, not destroying other people . She urges us to fight for individual rights , and challenges us to pursue our happiness in every moment of our lives .

If someone wants you to be scared of Ayn Rand, ask yourself: Why?

Visit our “Myths” section or get the convenient ebook “Myths about Ayn Rand: Popular Errors and the Insights They Conceal.”

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