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The Virtue of Selfishness

Keith Lockitch

Presented at: AynRandCon Brazil 2019

Date: Sep 14, 2019

Everyone knows that selfishness is the root of all evil, right? But what if our concept of "selfishness" completely wrong? From the perspective of Ayn Rand, "selfishness" doesn't mean what people usually think means. And a central tenet of her individualistic philosophy is that, properly understood, selfishness is really the essence of virtue.

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