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The Selfishness Debate: Ayn Rand vs the Dalai Lama

Wendy60 Wrote: Apr 27, 2012 6:16 PM
Dan, I don't know if you are reading these comments, but if you are, a follow-up with some thoughts on what she wrote on the subject (below) would be much appreciated. The neocons trying to control the narrative on this subject annoys the hell out of me.

I’m in Monaco for the 10th forum of the Convention of Independent Financial Advisors, a Swiss-based NGO that focuses on promoting an ethical and productive environment for private investment. I moderated a couple of panels on interesting topics, including the European fiscal crisis.

But I want to focus on the comments of another speaker, Monsieur Matthieu

Ricard, a French-born Buddhist monk. As you can see from his Wikipedia entry, he’s a very impressive individual. In addition to his other accomplishments, he serves as the French translator for the Dalai Lama.

During one of the dinners, we got into...

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