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  2. Ayn Rand - Books, Quotes & Philosophy - Biography

    Early Years Ayn Rand was born Alissa Zinovievna Rosenbaum on February 2, 1905, in St. Petersburg, Russia. The oldest daughter of Jewish parents (and eventually an avowed atheist), she spent her ...

  3. The Passion of Ayn Rand (film) - Wikipedia

    The Passion of Ayn Rand is a 1999 television film directed by Christopher Menaul. It is based on the book of the same name by Barbara Branden (one of Rand's former associates and Nathaniel Branden's first wife). The screenplay is written by Howard Korder and Mary Gallagher.

  4. Objectivism - Wikipedia

    Objectivism is a philosophical system developed by Russian-American writer Ayn Rand.Rand first expressed Objectivism in her fiction, most notably The Fountainhead (1943) and Atlas Shrugged (1957), and later in non-fiction essays and books.

  5. The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. RAND focuses on the issues that matter most such as health, education, national security, international affairs, law and business, the environment, and more. With a research staff consisting of some of the world's preeminent minds, RAND has been expanding the boundaries ...


    In a play I wrote in my early thirties, Ideal, the heroine, a screen star, speaks for me when she says: "I want to see, real, living, and in the hours of my own days, that glory I create as an illusion. I want it real. I want to know that there is someone, somewhere, who wants it, too. Or else what is the use of

  7. Ayn Rand – Wikipedia

    The Early Ayn Rand: A Selection from Her Unpublished Fiction (1984) The Ayn Rand Column: Written for the Los Angeles Times (1991) Ayn Rand's Marginalia: Her Critical Comments on the Writings of Over 20 Authors (1995) Letters of Ayn Rand (1995) Journals of Ayn Rand (1997) The Ayn Rand Reader (1999) Russian Writings on Hollywood (1999) Three ...

  8. Peikoff

    Renowned philosopher, Dr. Peikoff is the author of Objectivism: The Philosophy of Ayn Rand and The Ominous Parallels: The End of Freedom in America.He has edited numerous Ayn Rand anthologies and has recently published a new book, The DIM Hypothesis, which deals with the role of epistemology in cultural and practical affairs.

  9. Free Books -

    In this collection, Ayn Rand explains the indispensable function of art in man’s life (chapter 1), the source of man’s deeply personal, emotional response to art (chapter 2), and how an artist’s fundamental, often unstated view of man and of the world shapes his creations (chapter 3).

  10. Paul Ryan - Family, Trump & Career - Biography

    Early Life. Paul Davis Ryan was born on January 29, 1970, in Janesville, Wisconsin. ... Ryan became interested in government after reading the literature of Ayn Rand; ... Ryan said of Rand, "I ...