Ayn Rand

14 Years of Leonard Peikoff at the Ford Hall Forum Now Online

“In 1961, Ayn Rand received a speaking invitation from the Ford Hall Forum, an organization that sponsors free public lectures on social and political issues. She spoke there almost every year until her death. From 1982 to 2003, philosopher Leonard Peikoff...

Did you Enjoy Ayn Rand’s Novel The Fountainhead?

Then Objectivist Summer Conference 2018 is for you! Objectivist Summer Conference 2018 will take place in beautiful Newport Beach, California, June 30–July 5. The conference celebrates the 75th anniversary of Ayn Rand’s bestselling novel The Fountainhead and how its...

Onkar Ghate: Why Ayn Rand Would Have Despised a President Trump

Philosopher Onkar Ghate at The Ayn Rand Institute has a penetrating article on the anti-intellectualism of President Trump, aptly titled “Why Ayn Rand Would Have Despised a President Trump“. Quoting from the article: Trump’s salient characteristic as a...