Sunday, May 2, 2010
I've referred to the role of postmodernism in a number of issues such as global warming. This article does a nice job expanding on the influence of postmodernism.
Postmodernism: A Unified Theory of All the Trouble in the World
In Ayn Rand’s novel Atlas Shrugged one of her heroes, Ellis Wyatt, defiantly blows up his oilfield rather than surrender his business to a government edict. One well couldn't be extinguished, creating Wyatt’s Torch that served as a symbol for the flame of individuality and reason. We chose this name for our blog because this symbol represents the crucial values of reason, self-interest and liberty that are necessary for us to truly live as humans.