Posts tagged "russia"

Ayn Rand's Homophobia and Donald Trump's Golden Showers! (Episode 18 of MY PODCAST)

Ayn Rand's Homophobia and Donald Trump's Golden Showers! (Episode 18 of MY PODCAST)
The newest episode of The Objectivist and The Vegan Podcast is on the air! In this episode, Jack (The Vegan)and Steven (The Objectivist) welcome the new year by discussing questions asked by three fans of the show involving Ayn Rand’s alleged homophobia, her theory of art, Donald Trump’s Golden Showers, and Jack finally answers the... Read more »

“I chose to be an American": Reflecting on Freedom on The Fourth of July

“I chose to be an American": Reflecting on Freedom on The Fourth of July
Author and philosopher Ayn Rand was heckled during a speech with the question, “Why should we care what a foreigner thinks?” Rand, a Russian immigrant who came to America to escape the horrors of Communism, responded with her usual passion and bite: “I chose to be an American. What did you ever do, except for having been... Read more »