This course: Socialism. Examine the aspirations, arguments, strategies, and disasters of socialist theory and practice—as well as explore the strongest criticisms of socialism—from many philosophers, economists, and historians such as Karl Marx, Ludwig von Mises, and, of course, Ayn Rand.
Authors included in the Socialism course: Ayn Rand, Karl Marx, Vladimir Lenin, Robert Heilbroner, Alan Charles Kors, George Orwell, Michael Harrington, Ludwig von Mises, Stephen Hicks, Jennifer Grossmann, Steven Horwitz, and C.S. Lewis.
Links to additional recommended items about the morality, economics, politics, and history of socialism are provided for those wanting further study.
Anyone can follow the Atlas University in self-guided fashion or by joining an informal online seminar with others interested in Objectivism. If you'd like to participate in the monthly seminars, feel free to enroll today as an Atlas Intellectual.