00:00    |    
Initial credits
00:06    |    
Introduction 
Ayn Rand's perspective regarding the role of government
The need for government intervention to prevent coercion 
Initiation of force: The number one evil 
04:05    |    
Perspective on foreign policy 
Use of military force
International relations and the resolution of threats
Role of the United States in the contemporary world 
Way to evaluate the deployment of military forces 
Foreign aid 
Domestic and international threats to the United States
Critical view of the forward strategy for freedom 
War against Islamic totalitarianism 
19:39    |    
Conclusion
Trade and education as changing forces in the world
20:52    |    
Final credits 



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Foreign Policy and Self-Interest

07 de agosto de 2013   | Vistas: 3 |  

Yaron Brook discusses foreign policy, addressing the issue from the objectivist point of view of Ayn Rand, and explains that the role of governments should be to protect the rights of individual citizens from the use of force and to arbitrate disputes. He evaluates the role of military forces abroad and the fallacy of exporting democracy to the developing world. Brook concludes by challenging the road that United State's foreign policy has taken and stresses the importance of trade and education as the power that shapes the world.




Yaron Brook is President and Executive Director of the Ayn Rand Institute. He speaks at universities and corporations, promoting Ayn…

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