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Atlas Shrugged Movie Capital Campaign

Atlas Shrugged Movie Capital Campaign

Part 2  of the Atlas Shrugged movie trilogy is now available on DVD. The film creates an opportunity for donors interested in promoting the ideas of Ayn Rand’s great work.

Atlas Society Special edition DVD of Atlas Shrugged Part 2!

Atlas Society Special edition DVD of Atlas Shrugged Part 2!

 
"JUDGE: You wouldn’t want it misunderstood that you work for nothing but your own profit?

A "Delightful" Dinner with The Iron Lady

A "Delightful" Dinner with The Iron Lady

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[Editor's Note: This article, by John Aglialoro, is republished here by permission. It was first published on April 10 on his blog. ]

In 1995, I had the distinct pleasure and honor to dine with the longest-serving and, dare I say, most impactful British Prime Minister of the 20th century.

A Flashback to Atlas Shrugged

A Flashback to Atlas Shrugged

April 28, 2004--Although the government of North Korea now spins a different story, both initial Korean reports and American satellite photographs suggest that the devastating explosion on April 22 in Ryongchon, North Korea, was an eerie replay of the Taggart Tunnel train crash in Ayn Rand's 1957 novel Atlas Shrugged. In Rand's novel, an incipient fascist dictatorship in America is stopped in its tracks when the “men of the mind,” the intelligent businessmen, go on strike.

A Happier Thanksgiving

A Happier Thanksgiving

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving. Last year at this season, I posted in praise and gratitude to “the virtually omnipresent, almost omniscient entity who is glad to help you with your questions,” and I warned that Google might be less helpful within a year.

A Philosophy for the 21st Century

A Philosophy for the 21st Century


When Atlas Shrugged was published in October of 1957, it spoke to a world that was very different from ours, on the surface at least.

A Philosophy for the 21st Century

A Philosophy for the 21st Century

When Atlas Shrugged was published in October of 1957, it spoke to a world that was very different from ours, on the surface at least.

Aaron Day to speak at New Hampshire Screening of Atlas Shrugged 2

Aaron Day to speak at New Hampshire Screening of Atlas Shrugged 2

 October 8. 2012 -- Atlas Society CEO Aaron Day will address a group of liberty supporters in New Hampshire tonight, as part of a special dinner preceding a preview of Atlas Shrugged Part 2. Other speakers include leaders from the Free State Project and New Hampshire Liberty Alliance. Also slated to speak is New Hampshire Speaker of the House William O'Brien. 

An Interview with Screenwriter Brian O'Toole

An Interview with Screenwriter Brian O'Toole

Editor's Note: John Aglialoro is a trustee of The Atlas Society, which publishes The New Indiviualist.

Spring 2011 -- Brian O’Toole collaborated with producer and Atlas Society trustee John Aglialoro on the screenplay for the new motion picture,  Atlas Shrugged Part 1. The film opens in theaters nationally on April 15. David Kelley and William Thomas interviewed him for The New Individualist.

 

Anne Hathaway on Atlas Shrugged

Anne Hathaway on Atlas Shrugged

A recent article in Interview magazine reveals Anne Hathaway as a self-identified Ayn Rand fan, joining the ranks of  Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Sandra Bullock, and Eva Mendes.