Ayn Rand - An Atheist or just Anti-Religion

Posted by Im_J-hnG-lt 5 years, 8 months ago to Philosophy
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Having read 'We the Living', 'Fountainhead' & 'Atlas Shrugged' I'm not convinced that Ayn Rand was an atheist.
IMO, she was anti-religion and 'misgodded'.
The superstitious nature of religion did not serve her need for reason & objectivity.
In a crushing totalitarian society,she found her 'god' and her purpose in the sanctity and sovereignty of the individual.
What do you think?

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  • Posted by nln1219 5 years, 8 months ago
    I think she may have been closer to Angry Agnostic. I do not find Science killing my faith but enhancing it, but then note I said faith, not religion.
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