There are currently 0 users and 50 guests online.
Linz's New Book
Is Edward Snowden a hero?
Hell yes! His actions were moral.
Hell no! Put him away for treason.
Yes and no. It's a grey area.
Other (please specify)
Total votes: 22
Ayn Rand's Views On Vietnam and What They Would Have Been On Iraq
Submitted by Bill Visconti on Thu, 2007-06-07 04:49
From listening to a number of Ayn Rand's comments about the Vietnam War in the ARI lectures recently released at their website I noticed a number of things:
* She opposed the war as an exercise in self-sacrifice.
To extapolate from that on what she would have thought of Iraq today, I'm guessing:
* She would have opposed the war as a useless exercise of self-sacrifice for exactly the same reasons she did with Vietnam.
In essence she would take pretty much the same positions that ARI has taken today.
More SOLO Store
The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand