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Ayn Rand: A Leading Lady of the Classical Liberal Tradition

Ayn Rand: A Leading Lady of the Classical Liberal Tradition

Rand was a really independent thinker. She didn’t want to be affiliated with any movement during her lifetime. So, for example, libertarians loved Rand–they read her, they were inspired by her, she was central to the first moment of organizing a libertarian party and a libertarian movement–but Rand hated libertarians. She called them “plagiarists” and “hippies of the right.” She thought that they used her ideas without proper attribution. So, she didn’t want to be associated with libertarianism, and she…

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Wednesday is National cheeseburger Day

Wednesday is National cheeseburger Day

AND BEEFIEST DAYS OF THE YEAR. DOUG THAT’S BECAUSE IT’S NATIONAL CHEESEBURGER DAY! TEARSA: THE FOOD HOLIDAY IS CELEBRATED EVERY SEPTEMBER 18TH. THERE ARE A COUPLE OF STORIES OUT THERE ABOUT THE ORIGIN OF THE CHEESEBURGER DATING BACK TO THE 1920’S. ACCORDING TO RANKER– THE TOP FAST FOOD BURGERS INCLUDE FIVE GUYS.. IN- AND-OUT.. BURGER KING AND WENDY’S. DOUG THERE’S SEVERAL DEALS TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL CHEESEBURGER DAY TODAY. AT APPLEBEE’S– YOU CAN GET A BURGER WITH ENDLESS FRIES FOR 6-99….

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Opinion | No, Trump, video games do not cause mass shootings or white supremacy

Opinion | No, Trump, video games do not cause mass shootings or white supremacy

-We must stop the glorification of violence in our society. This includes the gruesome and grisly video games that are now commonplace. It is too easy today for a troubled youth to surround themselves with a culture that celebrates violence. We must stop or substantially reduce this, and it has to begin immediately. ♪♪ ♪♪ ♪♪ ♪♪ [Gunshots firing] [Indistinct whispering] ♪♪ -How long are we gonna let, for example, and ignore at the federal level, particularly, where they can…

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Sunday Morning Matters: Panel talks Heng’s ‘face of socialism’ hit on Ocasio-Cortez

Sunday Morning Matters: Panel talks Heng’s ‘face of socialism’ hit on Ocasio-Cortez

A HOME GROWN AD, THAT IS MAKING WAVES IN WASHINGTON. IT IS IT ALL ON KSEE 24 ON SUNDAY MORNING MATTERS. AND I AM ALEXION. ALONG THE WAY, FORMER FRESNO MAYORAL CANDIDATE NEW ROLE FOR HIGH SPEED RAIL. FRESNO BHC PRESIDENT SANDRA CELADON IN THE STUDIO AND FIRST, HOME GROWN POLITICAL AD, SWEEPING THE NATION. THIS IS THE FACE OF SOCIALISM AND IGNORANCE. DOES CORTEZ KNOW THE HORRORS OF SOCIALISM? MINE IS A FACE OF FREEDOM. MY SKIN IS NOT…

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Blount County Sheriff’s Office hosts National Women in Law Enforcement Day event

Blount County Sheriff’s Office hosts National Women in Law Enforcement Day event

OFFICERS ARE CELEBRATING WOMEN IN UNIFORM. THIS FOR NATIONAL WOMEN IN LAW ENFORCEMENT DAY. THE BLOUNT COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE – HOSTING A SPECIAL COFFEE WITH A COP EVENT IN HONOR OF THE HOLIDAY. FEMALE POLICE AND CORRECTIONS OFFICERS – DETECTIVES – EVEN CRIME SCENE SPECIALISTS ON HAND TO TALK WITH THE PUBLIC – ANSWER QUESTIONS ABOUT WORKING IN LAW ENFORCEMENT… AND SHARE THEIR STORIES OF SUCCESS. PATRICE JORDAN – CORPORAL – BLOUNT COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE THERES NOT MANY FEMALES IN…

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Robert Solow, Suzanne Berger, Joshua Cohen, Kenneth Arrow at MIT – SHASS 50th Anniv. Colloquium 2000

Robert Solow, Suzanne Berger, Joshua Cohen, Kenneth Arrow at MIT – SHASS 50th Anniv. Colloquium 2000

[MUSIC PLAYING] JOSHUA COHEN: I think we can get started. I’d like to welcome you all to this last session of this two-day colloquium– just to make sure you’re in the right room– this is the 50th anniversary celebration session for. And our question for this final session is, is capitalism good for democracy? Or we could put the question more colorlessly as, what is the relationship between capitalism and democracy? Now I have the– I guess there’s been enough…

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Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: We Need to Confront Trump’s Creeping Authoritarianism

Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: We Need to Confront Trump’s Creeping Authoritarianism

AMY GOODMAN: Well, as we talk about those issues, let’s go to Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. At 29, she becomes the youngest woman ever elected to Congress. She rose to national prominence in June when she unseated the 10-term incumbent Congressmember Joe Crowley, the fourth-ranking Democrat in the House. She was elected to represent New York’s 14th Congressional District by a landslide last night, defeating Republican candidate Anthony Pappas with 78 percent of the vote. She ran a progressive grassroots…

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One Nation. One Team. 23 Stories: Alex Morgan

One Nation. One Team. 23 Stories: Alex Morgan

I’m Alex Morgan and this is my story. after my sophomore year of college, I decided to study a summer in Spain, and so I packed my bags and moved to Madrid for six weeks. It was just the perfect next step for me to completely immerse myself into a culture that really sees football as a universal language and I couldn’t necessarily speak Spanish at the level I wanted to, but I knew how to play football and that’s…

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One Nation. One Team. 23 Stories: Rose Lavelle

One Nation. One Team. 23 Stories: Rose Lavelle

I’m Rose Lavelle and this is my story. The first select club team I played for I feel like I got really lucky because I had this little English trainer. His name is Neil Bradford. He pushed me but it was just fun I always went to practice and enjoyed it and then he’d give me stuff to do when I was at home so I feel like he’s the reason I first started to just go out of my…

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