About
Content
Store
Forum

Rebirth of Reason
War
People
Archives
Objectivism

Also Visit:

Objectivism 101
Objectivism 101

Importance of Philosophy
Morality Needs No God
Star Sonata

   

ayn rand Rebirth of ReasonTM is an organization dedicated to the philosophy of Objectivism, a philosophy devoted to living on earth. The philosophy was developed by Ayn Rand, a novelist-philosopher in the 20th century.

RoR was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA. You can find more information about RoR by going here.

Rebirth of Reason refers to Ayn Rand's description of the Renaissance.
The Renaissance was specifically the rebirth of reason, the liberation of man's mind, the triumph of rationality over mysticism - a faltering, incomplete, but impassioned triumph that led to the birth of science, of individualism, of freedom. - Ayn Rand
The site is created to be a tool for bringing about a new Renaissance. Our purpose is to advance the philosophy of Objectivism.

Objectivism 101
Objectivism 101


We also seek to be a microcosm of the world we want to create. The rebirth of reason starts here. If we want to create a better world, we must start with ourselves. If we want a healthier culture, we have to create it here. If we want to promote reason, accomplishment, and happiness, we need only look to ourselves.

Start Your RoR Experience You may create a free account by clicking here. An account lets you post on the forums, contribute content of your own, vote in polls (and see the results), read some special topic forums, and many other features available only to members. In addition, logging in allows you to customize your RoR experience.

If you already have an account, you may log in here:
User ID Password

RoR Stats:

RoR has 2520 articles archived by 267 different authors.
The RoR Forum has 176,565 posts.
There are 4813 members on RoR.
There are 39 Local clubs and Interest groups.

You can view the article archive by ranking of popularity. Go here.

Today's Article:


Tuesday
October 28, 2014
Commentary
Religious Excuses
by Joseph Rowlands
Sanctions: 6Sanctions: 6 Sanction this ArticleEditMark as your favorite article
Reality exists and behaves regardless of our desires or beliefs. If you act on faulty information, your action will likely fail. If you think an old bridge should hold your weight, and you try to walk across, you may find out the hard way that believing something doesn't make it so. ... (Read more...)
Discuss this Article (0 messages)

News/Link:
Insider-trading probe focuses on Medicare agency
Posted by Merlin Jetton on 10/29, 5:07am
Food for thought about insider trading.(Read more...)
Discuss this News (0 messages)Sanction this itemEditFavorite

Messages out of the last 50

General Forum
ISIS and the Squalor Caliphate
(23) Fred Bartlett - 10/21, 6:55am - Steve: These primitive and dysfunctional societies couldn't ...
(24) Steve Wolfer - 10/21, 4:42pm - Fred, Mostly, I agree with what you wrote. But then you said...
Yelp
(0) Ciro D'Agostino - 10/21, 2:48pm - Millions of people make purchasing decisions on Yelp every m...
(1) Steve Wolfer - 10/21, 5:19pm - What is the claim of the founders?
(2) Dean Michael Gores - 10/21, 6:02pm - I don't use Yelp.  I have a bad impression of the company du...
(3) Teresa Summerlee Isanhart - 10/22, 3:11pm -  Jennifer Iannolo uses Yelp. She's a food critic and member ...
(4) Pete - 10/26, 6:51am - I use Yelp on occasion. I give more credence to businesses t...
Objectivism Q&A
Whether voting should be anonymous
(24) JOHN HOWARD - 10/17, 2:02pm - @ Steve Wolfer (Post 22) You said it was fantasy to imagine ...
(25) Steve Wolfer - 10/17, 3:39pm - You said it was fantasy to imagine that without a government...
(26) JOHN HOWARD - 10/17, 5:09pm - @ Steve Wolfer (Post 25) I have already made very clear that...
(27) Steve Wolfer - 10/17, 7:17pm - I have already made very clear that I agree to a single set ...
(28) Fred Bartlett - 10/18, 8:02am - Rand made the argument -- well, and early in her career, in ...
(29) JOHN HOWARD - 10/18, 8:02am - @ Steve Wolfer (Post 27), OK, the majority can come together...
(30) Fred Bartlett - 10/18, 8:10am - John: The issue for freedom and liberty is, on what matters ...
(31) Fred Bartlett - 10/18, 8:14am - If it is criticallyimportant to us how government decides an...
(32) JOHN HOWARD - 10/18, 8:16am - @ FredBartlett (Post 28), I appreciate your metaphor of plum...
(33) JOHN HOWARD - 10/18, 8:31am - @ Fred Bartlett, "If it is critically important to us how go...
(34) Fred Bartlett - 10/18, 8:41am - John: But that's an easy one:   I'm not advocating you use m...
(35) Fred Bartlett - 10/18, 8:53am - John: And then the camel's nose enters the tent:  "But if we...
(36) JOHN HOWARD - 10/18, 9:16am - @ Fred Bartlett (Post 35) All good, as long as he owns the a...
(37) Fred Bartlett - 10/18, 9:17am - John: Reasons to be optimistic.  (And those who have read my...
(38) Fred Bartlett - 10/18, 9:37am - John: You are not a fan of singularities and paradoxes, but ...
2 Sanctions2 Sanctions (39) Steve Wolfer - 10/18, 11:19am - Fred, You provided Mr. Howard with the metaphor of the plumb...
(40) Fred Bartlett - 10/18, 2:04pm - Steve: This exercise, this thought experiment describing a n...
(41) JOHN HOWARD - 10/18, 2:07pm - @ Fred Bartlett (Post 38) I don't think we disagree, Fred.  ...
(42) JOHN HOWARD - 10/18, 2:57pm - In Post 39, Steve Wolfer tells a remarkable story: "Followin...
(43) Steve Wolfer - 10/18, 3:07pm -  John Howard wrote in post 41:So long as we (a majority) can...
(44) Steve Wolfer - 10/18, 3:38pm - In post 42 John Howard wrote:Steve is claiming that though I...
(45) Fred Bartlett - 10/19, 9:20am - John: It's perhaps true that my thought experiment nation do...
Article Discussions
An Analysis of Egoism and Altruism
(99) Merlin Jetton - 10/24, 4:49am - I wrote: My overlapping diagram is not an attempt to redefin...
(100) Fred Bartlett - 10/24, 6:49am - Merlin: Rand wrote (VoS, Introduction): '"Altruism declares ...
(101) Fred Bartlett - 10/24, 6:58am - Torture and the administration of pain means one thing when ...
(102) Steve Wolfer - 10/24, 9:39am - Merlin writes:I have said very little about tying an "action...
(103) Fred Bartlett - 10/25, 12:46pm - Collectivist Altruism from the State's Persepective:    Coll...
Religion and Tolerance
(0) Steve Wolfer - 10/21, 5:34pm - Excellent article!------------- A friend of mine dated a rel...
(1) Dean Michael Gores - 10/21, 6:26pm - From my personal experience growing up through the teaching ...
(2) Joe Maurone - 10/21, 8:39pm - Huh...the translation I grew up with for John 3:16 (King Jam...
(3) Fred Bartlett - 10/22, 7:17am - ...or a Mormon in 2016 ... Or a Moron in 2016, like we did i...
(4) Fred Bartlett - 10/22, 7:23am - Steve: My prediction is that the very last minority to be el...
(5) Dean Michael Gores - 10/22, 9:02am - Joe M, Yes, that is the version I have memorized...  what I ...
(6) Steve Wolfer - 10/22, 12:03pm - Fred,Or perhaps, the very last minority to be elected will b...
Poll Discussions
The gold market prices over the last 40 years have been
(25) Fred Bartlett - 10/17, 1:29pm - Imagine that; these weasels once thought it was their job to...
(26) Fred Bartlett - 10/18, 2:14pm - PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE convert my HI from pre-tax earnings t...
News Discussions
The Clergy Letter Project
(12) Stephen Boydstun - 10/30, 2:42am -  Supplement to #4 - Catholic View
GOP Sound Bites Vs. Libertarian Trends
2 Sanctions2 Sanctions (0) Steve Wolfer - 10/22, 12:38pm - Excellent article, Ed.  The muddled, almost non-message the ...
(1) Fred Bartlett - 10/23, 5:49am - Whether it is from within or without, this nation doesn't ge...
(2) Sam Erica - 10/30, 10:14am - Just because I haven't been posting doesn't mean I haven't  ...
Memo to Mike Huckabee: Leave the GOP
(0) Steve Wolfer - 10/22, 10:09pm - Ed, Huckabee once supported Common Core, but not anymore.  N...
2 Sanctions2 Sanctions (1) Ed Hudgins - 10/22, 10:40pm - I actually meant the work to be "spoke," past tense, about C...
(2) Michael E. Marotta - 10/27, 11:36am - "If Republicans win control of the Senate in the midterm ele...


Random Past Article:

Thursday
October 9, 2003
CommentaryThe Free Radical
Ushering in Civilization's Destroyers
by Logan Feys
Sanctions: 1 Sanction this ArticleEditMark as your favorite article
How Altruism is Aiding Militant Islam's March toward Global Domination (Read more...)
Discuss this Article (0 messages)


User ID Password or create a free account.