One of the key concepts Ayn Rand describes is integration.
The purpose of integration is to build a logical structure of ideas into a whole. This means being consistent. Consistency is like a solid barrier, that’s very difficult for attackers to penetrate.
Continue reading Integration
The following video is one of the best explanations i’ve come across about the problem with a minimum wage.
It covers various objections such as taking advantage of people, not paying enough, and not providing sufficient money to be able to support a family.
Continue reading Minimum Wage
Finally, the last of my short videos on The Objectivist Ethics is ready.
You’ll find it at the end of this post.
I wasn’t entirely happy with the music, as i don’t think it was the best fit for the essay, but it does the job, and i wanted to complete the video before year’s end.
By the way, happy new year to anyone that reads this—i hope you have a fine year ahead of you.
Continue reading Ethics 4
The last month or so i’ve been working on things that have often been frustrating.
As i’m not as dynamic as many others, i haven’t found the time or energy to post here.
Although i largely finished the short video series of Ayn Rand’s The Objectivist Ethics (from The Virtue of Selfishness) last month, it took me some time to add mundane final touches and then to arrive at this point.
Continue reading Ethics 3
I’m not the brightest star in the sky.
Many others have far more knowledge than i do.
Had i been exposed to Ayn Rand’s philosophy when i was in my teens or 20s, and given i absorbed at least the main points, i’m fairly sure my life would have been completely different.
Continue reading The value of philosophy
I haven’t posted much this year as i’ve been consumed by other things.
To partially compensate for that, you can now read the first part of my book online for free.
Continue reading Free sample of Society VX
There are only 2 days to go (US time) to download my book Society VX for free on Amazon. (11 and 12 June. It’s been free to download from the 8th.)
If you’re outside the US, providing your local store carries English titles, you’ll also be able to download it there.
Continue reading Download Society VX free
Many animal advocates today who profess to believe that the use of animals is wrong, nevertheless offer people an array of options to choose from that involve animal use.
Continue reading Put down your smörgåsbords
Below is my next ‘taster’ of The Objectivist Ethics by Ayn Rand (from The Virtue of Selfishness).
Hopefully my next video will wrap up the series.