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'Atlas Shrugged' Producers Hit Kickstarter, Hope 'Haters Come Alive'

Posted 09.24.2013 | Home

Producers of "Atlas Shrugged Part III" have full funding for their upcoming Ayn Rand adaptation, but that hasn't prevented them from hitting Kickstart...

Idaho Lawmaker Pushes Bill Requiring Students To Read 'Atlas Shrugged'

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 02.07.2013 | Home

A Republican state senator in Idaho has introduced legislation that would require all high school students in the state to read an Ayn Rand novel that...

A Liberal Ayn Rand?

Onkar Ghate | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Onkar Ghate

Instead of liberals dismissing Rand's appeal to the American spirit of individualism and independence, as President Obama recently did in his Rolling Stone interview, why don't liberals make Rand part of a new canon? Why let conservatives monopolize her?

Why Do Philosophers Ignore Ayn Rand?

Quora | Posted 12.20.2012 | Home

This question originally appeared on Quora. By John David Ward, Teacher Because Ayn Rand was not a philosopher.When people talk about Rand's "phil...

The Awesomeness of Awesome People

Ariel Gonzalez | Posted 11.19.2012 | Home
Ariel Gonzalez

Paul Ryan's on-again, off-again devotion to the most influential bad novelist in American history has been exhaustively picked apart. But alas, I'm tasked with imparting a level of discernment.

What Do I Need to Know About Atlas Shrugged and Ayn Rand?

Quora | Posted 10.27.2012 | Home

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Jeremy Peter Green, Northwestern Law Student and Blogger at It's a badly written book. ...

6 Political Candidates' Favorite Books

Posted 08.18.2012 | Home

Recently selected Mitt Romney vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan is a longtime fan of Ayn Rand, particularly her book "Atlas Shrugged." “Ther...

'Atlas Shrugged' Sequel To Come Before Election

Posted 02.02.2012 | Home

Part two of the big-screen adaptation of Ayn Rand's political novel "Atlas Shrugged" will begin production in April and hit theaters in October, accor...

Ayn Rand Gets An App

Posted 11.13.2011 | Home

Penguin Group will launch a new iPad app of Ayn Rand’s 1957 novel, “Atlas Shrugged,” combining the unabridged text and rarely seen photos from A...

Budget Battle Pits Atheist Ayn Rand vs. Jesus

Posted 08.02.2011 | Home

By Daniel Burke Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) The atheist philosopher and novelist Ayn Rand published more than a dozen books before she die...

It Began With Ayn Rand

Alan Krinsky | Posted 07.18.2011 | Home
Alan Krinsky

Ayn Rand's lone individual is an illusion that must be challenged, not only because it is a lie, but because it will never work, at least not in the long run.

Donors Make 'Atlas Shrugged' Required Reading And Other Gifts With Strings Attached

Bloomberg | Seth Lubove and Oliver Staley | Posted 07.05.2011 | Home

Some 60 schools, including at least four campuses of the University of North Carolina, began teaching Rand's book after getting the foundation money. ...

Ayn Rand: The Bitch Is Back

GQ | Andrew Corsello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Goddamn, the experience of being 19 years old and reading Ayn Rand! The crystal-shivering-at-the-breaking-pitch intensity of it! Not just for that 19-...