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Welcome to the Discover Ayn
Rand project!The aim of this project is to
encourage the study and appreciation of Ayn Rand's ideas.
Rand is one of the "Big Seven" thinkers of the worldwide Celebrate
Ayn Rand revolutionized practically
everything she touched.
In Ethics she
formulated the principle of "Rational Self-interest" and
demonstrated the deadly nature of altruism.
Epistemology (the branch of philosophy which deals
with how do we know what we know) Ayn Rand solved the age old
problem of how concepts are formed, how are they validated - and
what is their connection to reality.
Esthetics (Art) Ayn Rand defined the nature of
Romanticism and why, for humans, art is not a luxury, but a vital
need that derives from the volitional nature of human
In Politics Ayn Rand showed
how the political/economic/social system of Capitalism is both
She identified how coercion and
thinking are incompatible - a key foundation for her
advocacy of individual rights, including private property rights -
without which "... no other rights are
"The moral justification of capitalism lies in
the fact that it is the only system consonant with man's rational
Ayn Rand's extraordinary intellect dealt
with such matters as: The nature of volition (free will), use of the
gold standard in economics, heroism in art, the legacy of Aristotle,
what's wrong with altruism and collectivism.
And so much
Her discoveries, identifications, and conclusions are
often astounding - and even today, often highly controversial! But
the heart of Ayn Rand's unique genius was the way she approached
So, as you study Ayn Rand's ideas, be prepared to
sweep away all traditions, dogmas, intellectual trends and fads. Be
prepared to constructively question everything - not just the
assumptions of others, but most important (and most difficult!) your
own assumptions - and to leave no stone unturned in the quest
But the greatest challenge that Ayn Rand puts
before us is the challenge of achieving personal happiness:
"Achievement of your happiness is the only moral
purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless
self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity ...
"As the Discover Ayn Rand project develops, I
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