ISRAEL AT WAR
“When you have civilized men fighting savages, you support the civilized men, no matter who they are.”
Ayn Rand on Israel
and the Middle East
Ayn Rand discusses Israel and the Middle East on The Phil Donahue Show.
16 May 1979.
Ayn Rand on the Death of Innocents in War
These were Ayn Rand's extemporaneous answers to questions from audience members after delivering remarks that were not primarily on the topic of war and peace.
The Challenges Facing Israel and the Free World
Meeting with Reserve Major General Giora Eiland.
Recorded on Thursday, October 12, 2023,
Major General Giora Eiland is a retired Major General from the Israel Defense Forces and a former head of the Israeli National Security Council. Post-retirement, he served as a senior research associate at the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS). Eiland is also a frequent commentator on international security matters.
Long War on Israel
Dr. Nikos Sotirakopoulos is an instructor and visiting fellow at the Ayn Rand Institute. He received his PhD in political sociology from University of Kent in the UK, and has been teaching in UK universities for 10 years.
When it comes to Israel’s mortal enemies, the usual suspects are Arab authoritarian regimes, Iran, and the antisemitic far right. And yet, some of the most dangerous wannabe-destroyers of Israel have come from the left. Whether it has been communist states, or terrorist groups, or “peaceful” organizations, the left’s war on Israel has been long and determined.
Delivered at OCON 2023
in Miami, Florida on July 3, 2023.