New Hampshire has a lot of liberty-related events, and the one I attend most often is the Liberty Forum. This year it was in Manchester and had its usual excellent lineup of speakers. 329 more words
As you know, we here at JPFmovies take requests very seriously. Our new friend CC put in a number of requests, one of them being Atlas Shrugged Part 1 (2011). The “critics” didn’t like, but we did.
Ayn Rand’s 1957 novel Atlas Shrugged is a legend in the literary world. Her novel is one of the foundations for laissez-faire capitalism. Whether you agree with her or not, you would be a chump to discount the power of Rand’s writings, especially Atlas Shrugged. 881 more words
Ayn Rand (Alisa Zinov’yevna Rosenbaum) was born in St. Petersburg, Russia, on February 2, 1905, to a not particularly observant Jewish family. Her father was a pharmacist, as is one of the middle class Russian families being slowly ground into starvation in her first novel, We, The Living. 1,823 more words