Tweet the  Summit! Hashtag: #AtlasSummit

 

Donate Now

Email Update
     

   Videos of sessions are coming online as soon as they're available

How to make a great person (Part 1)

parenting objectivism family Does the Objectivist philosophy apply to parenting? What should parents and parents-to-be think about when deciding to bring children into the world?
Watch now>

 
 

How to make a great person (Part 2)

parenting objectivism family Montessori educator Donahue Shortridge concludes her two-part series on parenting. Does the Objectivist philosophy apply to parenting? What should parents and parents-to-be think about when deciding to bring children into the world?
Watch now>

 

Video: The Sanction of the Victim

Atlas Shrugged - what is the sanction of the victim? Why did John Galt go on strike? David Kelley explores the foundation of Galt's strike: the nature of the "sanction of the victim," and what is entailed in withdrawing it. This presentation will  provide insight into the forthcoming Atlas Shrugged Part III, the final installment of the film adaptation. 
Watch video now > 

Video: Objectivism and India 

objectivism in indiaUsing cultural themes specific to India, Jerry Johnson explores how Objectivism can be more easily promoted and digested within non-Western cultures. Explore now > 




Video: 1st stop: the bakery. 2nd stop: Galt's Gulch!

First she bought a building. Partnering with a friend, she turned it into a bakery. But Kathy Prellwitz soon got entangled in a complex web of government regulations and fees associated with becoming a business owner. The experience left her in the end with only one thought: Get me to Galt’s Gulch!
Watch now >

Video: Virtue and Selfishness

objectivism ethics virtue selfishness ayn randThe Objectivist ethics is based in a recognition that, for each organism, its life is its ultimate value. This is the egoism, or "selfishness," that lies at the root of the Objectivist ethics. In this session, William R Thomas discusses this meta-ethical view and contrasts it with other ethical conceptions.
Watch video > 
 

 
 

Objectivity: Metaphysical and Epistemological 

objectivism epistemology metaphysics ayn rand What does it mean to be objective? David Kelley discusses the relation of the objective, the intrinsic, and the subjective. He discusses objectivity both in a metaphysical and in an epistemological sense. And he shows why objectivity is essential to the Objectivist conception of reason as an absolute.
Watch now >

Most Recent Blog Posts

06.17.2014 // 11:12 AM
06.10.2014 // 6:02 PM
06.01.2014 // 10:01 PM
05.23.2014 // 5:00 PM
05.19.2014 // 4:22 PM
05.14.2014 // 10:50 AM
05.14.2014 // 9:52 AM
05.05.2014 // 2:20 PM
04.18.2014 // 11:53 AM
04.08.2014 // 5:13 PM
04.03.2014 // 11:48 AM
03.28.2014 // 10:58 AM
03.26.2014 // 10:03 AM
03.18.2014 // 2:23 PM
03.12.2014 // 10:48 AM