Kaitlyn Lansing

Objectivist Kaitlyn Lansing works as a receptionist at a law firm and writes literary fiction.

Ayn Rand on Individual Rights

In response to statements referring to rights being based on “magic” or having something to do with faith – this article will try to explain how exactly rights come into fruition. In Ayn Rand’s book, The Virtue of Selfishness, she explains how we epistemologically acquire rights – individual rights. She claims that: ‘Rights’ are a…

Ayn Rand’s Words Live On

Earlier this week, the Ayn Rand Institute in Irvine, CA announced that Penguin Random House will be publishing a “lost” novel that Rand wrote in 1934. The title is Ideal which shares the same title as a previously published play of hers. This novel will be released by July 2015, in a single volume with…