Historical Who is Who
1905 - 1982
Russia United States
Russian educated, she moved to America in 1926 where she propounded a distinctive moral philosophy through her novels and academic writings. She styled herself a rationalist, believing in ethical egoism in preference to altruism and supporting unregulated free enterprise. These are the components of the stance which she termed ‘Objectivism’.
Ayn Rand on liberty v socialism (10 mins) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s1RxKW-P5V8