Addendum to Justice for Leonard Peikoff

©2011 by Glenn Jorgensen

I previously wrote about the fundamental issue in the Peikoff/McCaskey controversy; namely that McCaskey’s viewpoint is inconsistent with the principles of Objectivist epistemology and therefore Dr. Peikoff was right in demanding McCaskey be removed from the board of ARI. This addendum discusses another issue that deserves attention as well. For reference, […]

Justice for Leonard Peikoff

©2011 by Glenn Jorgensen

Many Objectivists are aware of the fact that John McCaskey has resigned from the board of the Ayn Rand Institute (ARI). This article assumes familiarity with the events that have occurred in this controversy. Briefly, McCaskey criticized a major ARI project – David Harriman’s book The Logical Leap. Leonard Peikoff issued […]