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Can You Love God and Ayn Rand?
Posted by Ed Hudgins on 11/14, 9:29am
Can You Love God and Ayn Rand? By Jennifer Anju Grossman ...(Read more...)
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Stunned by Trump, the New York Times Finds Time for Some Soul-Searching
Posted by Luke Setzer on 11/11/2016, 8:27am
By and large, talented reporters scrambled to match stories with what internally was often called “the narrative.” We were occasionally asked to map a narrative for our various beats a year in advance, square the plan with editors, then generate stories that fit the pre-designated line.(Read more...)
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SAT Scores Adjusted Based on Race
Posted by Luke Setzer on 10/14, 3:25am
African Americans received a “bonus” of 230 points, Lee says. ...(Read more...)
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At 18 years old, he donated a kidney. Now, he regrets it.
Posted by Luke Setzer on 10/02, 12:42pm
Donors are lauded for their altruism and bravery for what is promoted as a benign procedure with low long-term risk. We are told about neither the reality of donation risks nor the scarcity of data that’s available.(Read more...)
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UW-La Crosse Student ‘Very Upset’ by ‘Cis Power’ Mural of Harry Potter’s Neville Longbottom
Posted by Luke Setzer on 9/27, 8:21am
The last name of the assistant director of "campus climate" sounds suspicious enough to warrant bold letters and a link to her campus profile. ...(Read more...)
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There is No Such Thing as Trickle-Down Economics
Posted by William Dwyer on 9/26, 10:58am
We've all heard the so-called "trickle-down" dimunition of capitalism trotted out by liberal-statists.  Here is a superb refutation of it by Steven Horwitz, which follows Thomas Sowell's excellent "'Trickle Down' Theory and 'Tax Cuts for the Rich'," which can be found here:  http://www.tsowell.com/images/Hoover%20Proof...(Read more...)
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Don Watkins in Baltimore September 17
Posted by Luke Setzer on 9/11, 10:11am
I know Don Watkins has raised hackles in some Objectivist circles over his stance favoring open immigration.  While this talk centers on another topic, this is your chance to quiz him face-to-face during the reception should you wish to make the journey.  I am posting this as a favor for Julia Brent, a person whose nam...(Read more...)
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Atlas Society Art Contest!
Posted by Ed Hudgins on 8/24, 12:19pm
Atlas Society Art Contest! ...(Read more...)
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Trump as Peter Keating
Posted by Peter Reidy on 8/05, 11:10am
This is of Objectivist interest in that Krauthammer (who was a psychiatrist before he became a commentator) seems to have discovered Rand's notion of the second-hander (is "social metaphysics" still in use?).(Read more...)
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Why ‘white trash’ Americans are flocking to Donald Trump
Posted by Luke Setzer on 7/31, 5:43am
Having been born and raised in close proximity to so-called "white trash," I can absolutely relate to this article.  North Carolina has been hit hard with many of the social and economic woes articulated here.  I can see exactly why the Trump message resonates with my former peers.(Read more...)
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