This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...ate actions, but against governmental actions that the Bill of Rights was written.
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Now observe the process by which that protection is being destroyed.
The process co
nsists of ascribing to private citizens the specific violations constitutionally forbidden to the government (which private citizens have no power to commit) and thus freeing the government from
all restrictions. The switch is becoming progressively more obvious in the field of free speech. For years, the collectivists have been propagating the notion that a private individual’s refu...