In economics Hayek is a radical; but in philosophy, unlike Ayn Rand, Hayek is a conservative.
Conservatives won’t defend capitalism because they won’t defend its morality, rational egoism, and won’t defend that morality because they’re wedded to religion and its ethic of altruism.
Yaron Brook delves into the morality of finance, free markets, savings, insurance and using debt to fund consumption.
Capitalism is perfect precisely to the extent it’s the only social system consonant with human nature.
Philosopher Ayn Rand on why “the greatest good for the greatest number” is one of the most vicious slogans ever foisted on humanity.
“It is a moral crime to give money to support your own destroyers. Yet that is what businessmen are doing with such reckless irresponsibility.” — Ayn Rand
To celebrate Randsday, you do something not done on any other holiday: you give yourself a present.
Ayn Rand left a legacy in defense of reason and freedom that serves as a guidepost for the American spirit–especially pertinent today when America and what it stands for are under assault.