Monday, 8 May 2017

A Reminder to Orthodox Objectivists


John Galt said, “'I will stop the motor of the world.” He didn't say, “I will unfriend and block everyone who disagrees with me.”

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

On FB we would say "stop" the motor of the world. As in, "virtually stop". As in, "pretend." John McWhorter explores "performative protest" here:
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2017/05/01/the-know-nothing-campus-protest-movement.html

Kai said...

I believe you're thinking of the wrong Randian hero. Can you imagine Howard Roark caring if someone snubbed him?