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A Trilogia Atlas Shrugged

Assisti nos últimos dois dias à Atlas Shrugged Trilogy — a primeira tentativa séria de colocar o livro Atlas Shrugged (A Revolta de Atlas), de Ayn Rand, em filme. 2,080 more words

Ayn Rand Space

Ayn Rand Didn't Shrug

Like the best things in life, I’ve heard about Objectivism by chance. I was in Seattle, WA, training to climb Denali, in Alaska. I had already been climbing Mount Rainier for two weeks, and now all I wanted was to drink beer and relax. 476 more words

Philosophy

Book Review: The Fountainhead

The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand is this week’s book.  Some of you may be familiar with this book or its author.  Those that know about this author and her philosophy may be surprised to hear that I LOVE this book.  945 more words

Psychic

On the Spectrum: An Existentialist Comparison of Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged And Aldous Huxley's The Doors of Perception

The Person: Bruno

Two truths inform my nature as a reader: I read books primarily for entertainment and I read passively. My books you’ll find devoid of highlights and notes on the margins, each paperback or hardcover unburdened by the weight of sticky notes. 1,166 more words

Politics

Don't Tell Me Why

Twenty minutes after the train stopped, the light signal was still stuck on red. Absorbed in the book* she was reading, Sophie reached the part where the train called the Comet screeched to a stop. 227 more words

Fiction

Ayn Rand: Atlas Shrugged

“Ayn Rand (1905-82) is now more famous as a philosopher and ardent proponent of laissez-faire capitalism than as a writer of fiction. As such she is known for advocating rationalism and pure self-interest as bases for ethical and political action and as a bulwark against collectivist ideologies and government influence. 191 more words