New Ideal, from the Ayn Rand Institute

By Ayn Rand Institute

The New Ideal Podcast features a curated selection of content from the pages of New Ideal, the journal of the Ayn Rand Institute. At New Ideal, we explore pressing cultural issues from the perspective of Rand’s philosophy: Objectivism, which upholds the ideals of reason, individualism and Capitalism.

  1. 1.
    Objectivism Q&A with Aaron Smith and Mike Mazza
    58:23
  2. 2.
    Vaccine False Alternatives: Bribes vs. Mandates
    1:06:00
  3. 3.
    The Unscientific, Un-American Ethics of Vaccine Distribution
    12:13
  4. 4.
    Why Ayn Rand Rejected ‘Conservatism’
    1:11:40
  5. 5.
    Understanding the Meaning of Independence Day
    54:58
  6. 6.
    Why Jordan Peterson Is Wrong about Faith
    1:13:33
  7. 7.
    Objectivism Q&A with Onkar Ghate and Aaron Smith
    1:06:50
  8. 8.
    Ayn Rand on God, Reason and Atheism
    1:10:19
  1. 9.
    Against the Un-American Call for ‘National Service’
    1:02:53
  2. 10.
    What Are the Roots of War?
    1:10:27
  3. 11.
    Amesh Adalja on the Pandemic in the U.S. and Around the World
    57:27
  4. 12.
    Moral Dimensions of the Israel-Hamas War
    42:45
  5. 13.
    Responding to the Push to Violate Vaccine Patents
    1:11:56
  6. 14.
    Interview with Sandra Shaw, Organizer of Debate 1984
    30:30
  7. 15.
    Capitalists Demolish Socialists in Debate on Systems’ Morality
    2:16:47
  8. 16.
    Objectivism Q&A with Ben Bayer and Mike Mazza
    1:09:19
  9. 17.
    What to Expect from an America Without God
    1:06:43
  10. 18.
    When Will Business Start Standing Up for Itself?
    22:09
  11. 19.
    ‘Environmental Humanism’: Cure for ‘Environmental Alarmism’?
    1:04:41
  12. 20.
    Why Sam Harris Is Wrong about Free Will
    1:07:46
  13. 21.
    Is Amazon Standing Up for Itself?
    47:41
  14. 22.
    Evaluating the Call to ‘Stop Stealing Doctors’ from Overseas
    58:51
  15. 23.
    Challenging ‘Cancel Culture’
    1:04:01
  16. 24.
    What Gave Ayn Rand the Moral Right to Collect Social Security?
    8:30
  17. 25.
    Lifting the Lockdowns
    1:03:33
  18. 26.
    Can Classics Survive the Charge of ‘Whiteness’?
    1:01:16
  19. 27.
    David S. Wilson’s ‘Sequel’: Atlas Hugged or Atlas Mugged?
    1:23:51
  20. 28.
    Environmentalism’s ‘Anti-Industrial Revolution’
    46:32
  21. 29.
    Meet the Conservative Authoritarians
    20:16
  22. 30.
    Dr. Amesh Adalja: Evaluating the Vaccine Rollout
    41:43
  23. 31.
    Western Apathy Toward Iran’s Religious Dictatorship
    43:08
  24. 32.
    How Can Humanity Make Moral Progress?
    1:06:00
  25. 33.
    Ayn Rand’s We the Living and What It Means to Truly Live
    1:10:29
  26. 34.
    Does Social Media Censor? A Discussion with Steve Simpson
    1:05:38
  27. 35.
    Nadine Strossen on ‘Hate Speech’ Laws vs. Free Speech
    34:18
  28. 36.
    Racism, ‘Color Blindness,’ and Tribalism
    1:17:42
  29. 37.
    Talking with Glenn Loury about ‘Woke’ Culture and Racism Today
    45:34
  30. 38.
    The Storming of the Capitol
    2:27:50
  31. 39.
    Why Scientific Progress in Ethics Is Frozen
    21:44
  32. 40.
    The Charlie Hebdo Assassinations: Six Years Later
    55:58
  33. 41.
    Can People Change? A Conversation with Gena Gorlin
    1:03:16
  34. 42.
    Critiquing Biden’s Agenda: Health Care
    1:07:28
  35. 43.
    Critiquing Biden’s Agenda: Energy and the Environment
    52:15
  36. 44.
    Critiquing Biden’s Agenda: Overview and the Economy
    52:46
  37. 45.
    Ayn Rand’s Critique of the ‘Left’
    1:04:34
  38. 46.
    Why Today’s Ethics Offers No Real Guidance
    13:46
  39. 47.
    Changing People’s Minds about Ayn Rand’s Controversial Ideas
    1:06:46
  40. 48.
    Flemming Rose on Islamist Threats to Free Speech
    50:02
  41. 49.
    The Covid-19 Vaccines: An Interview with Dr. Amesh Adalja
    27:34
  42. 50.
    What to Be Thankful for in a Time of Adversity
    55:08

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