A Moving Tribute To The Loss of A Great Love

Writes Dr. George Reisman in a moving tribute to his wife Edith Packer:   Edith was born on October 27, 1924. At this point, I don’t think she can hold it against me for revealing her age. So when she died this last Sunday she was over 93 years old. I had always...

Loyalty to the Truth

Writes Gena Gorlin in A Passionate Call for a Commitment to the Truth | Psychology Today: Indeed, people of all political persuasions seem increasingly willing to uphold their “principles” at any price—including the price of bending or disregarding reality. A recent...

Atlas Project: This Is John Galt Speaking

The Atlas Project is an online, chapter-by-chapter discussion of Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged, exploring the novel’s intricate plot and abstract themes through online discussion and live interactive video with philosophers Dr. Greg Salmieri and Dr. Ben Bayer. This...

Lisa Van Damme Launches “Read With Me”

Lisa VanDamme, founder of VanDamme Academy, has launched an online book club called “Read With Me” at readwithmebookgroup.com. Writes Lisa on Read with Me: The single, animating element of my career – the one that provides me with an endlessly replenishing...

Free Objectivist Books

It’s September 2, Atlas Shrugged Day. What better way to celebrate than by giving a copy to a student who wants to read it? Right now on Free Objectivist Books, there are over 120 students looking for donors to send them copies of Atlas Shrugged, The Fountainhead, and...

Our First Times Reading Atlas Shrugged

This video is a wonderful discussion between two Ayn Rand scholars — professors Ben Bayer and Greg Salmeiri — each warmly reminiscing about the first time they read Ayn Rand’s epic novel, Atlas Shrugged. The video is to kick off the launch of The...