According to Young, Rand
treated political and ideological debates as "wars with no innocent bystanders, and the dehumanization of 'the enemy' reaches levels reminiscent of communist or fascist propaganda.
had initially been interviewed by the executive search firm as part of its list of candidates in July when Avis relaunched the search only to suspend it three weeks later.
In her 1964 Playboy interview Rand
flatly declared that it was "immoral" to place family ties and friendship above productive work; in her fiction, family life is depicted as a stifling, soul-killing, mainly feminine swamp.
Plume is releasing two books of previously published Ayn Rand
material, with new, additional essays.
It became clear to him during the second year of production that his dream of making a film about Ayn Rand
was going to cost a huge amount of money.
Paterson's most significant disciple was Ayn Rand
, who raved that The God of the Machine "does for capitalism what Das Kapital did for the Reds" and "what the Bible did for Christianity.
's doctor wrote that he knows marijuana is illegal, but that Rand
says it helps ease his pain associated with his quadriplegic condition, according to Deputy District Attorney Terry White.
Feminist Interpretations of Ayn Rand
, edited by Mimi Reisel Gladstein and Chris Matthew Sciabarra, University Park, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania State University Press, 413 pages, $60.
, a seminal figure in graphic design who made innovative visual identities for some of America's major corporations and book and magazine publishers, died Tuesday in Norwalk, Conn.