Archive for February, 2011

Benjamin Franklin: The Chess Master of Foreign Affairs

This Monday: Learn the connection between Ben Franklin, Tarzan, Paris, & that fur hat he's wearing!

For the enlightenment and advancement of its members

PRODOS FILM STUDY GROUP

Proudly presents

With the kind permission of Michael Watkins, Twin Cities Public Television, Inc
(And a special  thanks to Muffie Meyer, Middlemarch Films)

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (part 3)
An Extraordinary Life. An Eclectic Mind


Date: Monday February 28, 2011

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Atlas Shrugged: The chain by which he holds us all in bondage

Lillian Rearden receives gift of bracelet made from first pour of Rearden Metal.

Henry/Hank Rearden’s brother asks for money.

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Filmed Debate: That the British Empire was a Force for Good

For the enlightenment and advancement of its members

PRODOS FILM STUDY GROUP

Presents

With the kind permission of Intelligence Squared
(And with special thanks to Ted Maxwell)

A magnificent and skilfully conducted filmed debate:

THAT THE BRITISH EMPIRE
WAS A FORCE FOR GOOD


Date: Monday February 21, 2011

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Global Warming speech code spoof

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g-F8EO3qOVk

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Indoctrinate U: Watch tomorrow’s tyrants trained today

PRODOS FILM STUDY GROUP

Presents

With the kind permission of Stuart Browning

The Australian Premiere of

INDOCTRINATE U

“Our Education. Their Politics.”

Pictured below: Outraged University students (tomorrow’s leaders of the free world?) holding extensive protests demanding their University do something about opponents of affirmative action  – who had recently held a bake sale and had the gumption to question -even to disagree with – the prevailing orthodoxy!

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Atlas Shrugged movie trailer

Cast:

  • Dagny Taggart: Taylor Schilling
  • Henry Rearden: Grant Bowler
  • James Taggart: Matthew Marsden
  • Ellis Wyatt: Graham Beckel
  • Edwin “Eddie” Willers: Edi Gathegi
  • Francisco d’Anconia: Jsu Garcia
  • Wesley Mouch: Michael Lerner

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PRODOS FSG presents Ayn Rand’s 1981 talks: Sanction of the Victims

Ayn Rand quote @ American Adventure, Epcot Center, Walt Disney World, Florida, USA

PRODOS FILM STUDY GROUP

presents

by arrangement with the Ayn Rand Bookstore

The video taped 1981 (final) lecture by

AYN RAND

“THE SANCTION OF THE VICTIMS”


Date: Monday February 07, 2011

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