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Unformatted text preview: Ragnar Danneskjld Like Francisco, Ragnar Danneskjld is a friend of Galt's who joins the strike at its inception. A brilliant philosopher who chooses to fight the looters as a pirate, he robs their ships and restores the wealth to the people who produced it. Danneskjld is the opposite of Robin Hood: He robs the poor and gives to the rich he takes from the parasitical and restores wealth to the productive. Hugh Akston Hugh Akston is the greatest living philosopher and the last great advocate of reason or "the first of their return." He taught Galt, Francisco, and Ragnar at the Patrick Henry University, where he was head of the Department of Philosophy. He joins Galt's strike in its early days, leading to the paradox of a great thinker earning his living as a short-order cook at an isolated diner....
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This note was uploaded on 11/28/2011 for the course ENG 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.
- Fall '08