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The Evil of Self-Sacrifice

A 36 minute YouTube publication from May 01, 2022 by Aaron Smith

YouTube, 2022

Duration 36 mins

Notes none

Primary language: English


Everyone knows that altruism — selfless sacrifice for the sake of others — is the essence of virtue, right? But what if, like the concept “selfishness,” our understanding of the true meaning of “altruism” and “sacrifice” is completely mistaken? What if these ideas are actually destructive and harmful? From Ayn Rand’s perspective, our whole way of thinking about morality needs to be radically rethought.

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