This is the Q&A from Craig Biddle’s speech “The Trinity of Liberty: Individualism, Individual Rights, and Independent Thinking,” delivered at Hungry Minds Speaker Series, Denver, CO, Feb 2, 2013. Biddle answers questions about egoism, moral principles, the proper use of the term “selfishness,” the nature of individual rights, and the logical foundations of morality. The speech itself can be found here: http://youtu.be/Z6s6AjzUKsE
Craig Biddle is the editor of The Objective Standard and the author of Loving Life: The Morality of Self-Interest and the Facts that Support It, a highly concretized, systematic introduction to Ayn Rand’s ethics.
The Objective Standard: http://www.TheObjectiveStandard.com
Loving Life: http://amzn.to/L01X9P