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Thursday
August 15, 2002
War for Men's Minds
The Turd Way
by Marcus Bachler
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About a year and a half ago I noticed a book prominently displayed in a bookshop in Oxford, UK. It was called "The Third Way" by Anthony Giddens. (Read more...)
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Tuesday
August 20, 2002
War for Men's Minds
Is Humanity Progressing?
by Francois Tremblay
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As time goes by, is society getting better or worse? Are we gaining or losing freedom? Are we progressing? Is the environment cleaner or more polluted? (Read more...)
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Thursday
August 22, 2002
Praxes
The Revolution Begins at Home
by Andrew Bates
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Self-improvement by teaching good ideas. (Read more...)
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Friday
August 23, 2002
Objectivism
Altruist Guilt
by Francois Tremblay
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Altruism is considered a noble, humane alternative to egoism, which is perceived as a necessary evil at best. Yet Objectivists propose the exact contrary: that egoism is the only life-affirming ethical viewpoint, and that altruism is an unnecessary evil, a mindset held by people who are too ignorant to know better. (Read more...)
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Wednesday
August 28, 2002
Praxes
Management of, by, and for the Numbers
by Kernon Gibes
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It's been a long and frustrating day. The plant is waiting on your analysis to troubleshoot a manufacturing problem. The delay will impact product supply, but you're having problems with your computer. The software keeps crashing. You call, Hal, the only computer person assigned to your site. But he can't help you unless he has an authorization number. (Read more...)
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Thursday
August 29, 2002
Sense of Life
Theft? You be the Judge.
by Malcolm MacKenzie
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In 1966 I was posted to Sharjah in the Trucial States of Oman. I was in the Royal Air Force at the time and this was where 'someone in authority' had decided to send me. I was posted to a vast expanse of sand in the middle of nowhere. I didn't deserve it! (Read more...)
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Monday
September 2, 2002
Objectivism
Theft At the Speed of Light!
by Barry Kayton
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We're living in a fantastic age of invention. Gadgets that were the stuff of science fiction only two decades ago -- such as cell phones and handheld computers -- are now commonplace. These technologies, like all those that preceded them, bring fantastic benefits that tend to change not only our behaviour but the structure of economic relationships within and between countries. However, the arrival of digital media poses unprecedented challenges. (Read more...)
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Tuesday
September 10, 2002
Commentary
Stacking the Deck -- And the Courts
by Arthur Silber
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As reported in the San Francisco Chronicle, on July 26, 2002: "San Francisco's judges have become the first in the state to cut ties with the Boy Scouts because of the organization's refusal to admit gays and lesbians." (Read more...)
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Wednesday
September 18, 2002
Commentary
Fraud Does Not Prove Anything But Fraud
by Francois Tremblay
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The recent wave of corporate fraud, starting with Enron, has made many commentators raise on their hind legs and decry capitalism as unable to establish honesty. (Read more...)
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Thursday
September 19, 2002
Commentary
Blood Money? I Don't Think So
by Matthew Graybosch
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A businessman named Edward Fine survived the destruction of the World Trade Center by Muslim fanatics, despite being trapped on the 79th Floor of the north tower. A photographer from Agence France-Presse captured him on film, his suit covered in dust, in a photo that made the cover of Fortune. In the aftermath, he spoke freely of his experiences, but since then he's returned to his life as a businessman. (Read more...)
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Friday
September 20, 2002
Objectivism
The Relative Nature of Doubt
by Francois Tremblay
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The mere act of doubting is seen as a good thing for many people with a deconstructivist agenda. But like any other method, doubt can be used in a good or bad way. (Read more...)
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Monday
September 30, 2002
Praxes
Cogs in Whose Wheel?
by Kernon Gibes
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Viewing people as cogs in a wheel is a dangerous distortion, for when the wheel breaks, the cogs will not happily be stuffed back into place... (Read more...)
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Tuesday
October 1, 2002
The Good Life
A Better Day Tomorrow
by Elizabeth Kanabe
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We have the ability to be happy--if we take the necessary action to do so... (Read more...)
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Monday
October 7, 2002
Objectivism
Is Reality a Simulation Game?
by Francois Tremblay
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Religious mystics propose that it is the supernatural that is the true reality; meditators propose the absence of thought as a profoundly significant state of being; Idealist philosophers propose a "realm of ideas" which is the true reality; promoters of Near-Death Experiences propose that the NDE is the highter reality... (Read more...)
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Tuesday
October 8, 2002
ObjectivismThe Free Radical
Objectivism and Homosexuality 5: Ayn Rand and Beyond
by Chris Matthew Sciabarra
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The conclusion of the series. (Read more...)
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Friday
October 11, 2002
War for Men's Minds
SOLO Conference 1.5 Testimonials
by Various Authors
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The testimonials from participants of the first SOLO conference in the US, SOLOC1.5 NY! (Read more...)
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Thursday
October 17, 2002
Commentary
The Ad Culture and Its Enemies
by Francois Tremblay
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Do we consent to being marketed to on the internet? We obviously consent to having text and pictures displayed onscreen, but not to having our hard drive deleted.... (Read more...)
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Friday
October 18, 2002
Sense of Life
The Purpose of the Rainbow
by Craig Ceely
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The rainbow was there, pretty and pleasing in the early evening sky. The Golden Arches thrust themselves rudely into that same sky. And there was all the difference... (Read more...)
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Monday
October 21, 2002
Commentary
Modern Capitalism Under Siege
by Francois Tremblay
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The function of the CEO is part of the modern economy--to attack that function undercuts Western society itself. We should take such attacks seriously... (Read more...)
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Wednesday
October 23, 2002
News
2003 Michael Newberry Calendar
by Barry Kayton
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Michael Newberry 2003 calendars available! (Read more...)
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Thursday
October 24, 2002
Sense of Life
Longing for The Good Old Days
by Francois Tremblay
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Who needs modern communications? By not reading the news every day, men have more time to chop wood and fill the holes in the roof with mud. (Read more...)
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Thursday
October 31, 2002
Commentary
Russian Dolls
by Kernon Gibes
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Whether or not a woman should be legally barred from holding a job is not merely a matter of taste... (Read more...)
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Friday
November 1, 2002
Commentary
Who are the 100 Greatest Britons?
by Marcus Bachler
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Who is the greatest Briton of all? Cromwell? Churchill? Nelson? Robbie Williams? (Read more...)
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Friday
November 1, 2002
War for Men's Minds
Six Months of SOLO HQ
by Jeff Landauer
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SoloHQ.com went public on May 1, 2002. Six months later, we're still going strong. (Read more...)
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Monday
November 4, 2002
Commentary
Bush Backs a SCHIP of Fools
by Anthony Teets
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To enforce by laws the protection of arbitrarily designated entities as persons, we are voluntarily submitting the rights of those able to claim personhood, to the unborn...  (Read more...)
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