Citadel, Glenn Beck’s Independence, USA, PayPal’s Thiel lead right’s utopian experiments
By Patrick Hruby-The Washington Times
Utopian communities: They’re not just for hippies anymore.
Take Glenn Beck. The former television host and new-media entrepreneur has a dream. A dream that involves neither dusty chalkboards nor conspiratorial spiderweb charts.
Drawing inspiration from objectivist author Ayn Rand and Mickey Mouse godfather Walt Disney, Mr. Beck recently announced plans to build Independence, USA, a $2 billion, self-sufficient, libertarian city-cum-theme park that would mark “the rebirth of our nation through its own principles.”
Citadel, Glenn Beck’s Independence, USA, PayPal’s Thiel lead right’s utopian experiments – Washington Times.
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