Paul Krugman explains why Ayn Rand’s libertarianism is absolutely deadly 

During the coronavirus crisis, President Donald Trump and many of his Republican allies have not only downplayed the severity of the pandemic — they have also vehemently opposed social distancing restrictions, mask wearing and other measures meant to slow down the spread of COVID-19. Liberal economist Paul Krugman discusses that mindset this week in his New York Times column, slamming it as “libertarianism gone bad” and the toxic influence of the late right-wing author Ayn Rand.

Source: Paul Krugman explains why Ayn Rand’s libertarianism is absolutely deadly – Alternet.org

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