This is a quote from the book "The ​Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...ollective rights,” no “public-interest rights.” The term “individual rights” is a redundancy: there is no other kind of rights and no one else to possess them.

Those who
advocate laissez-faire capitalism are the only advocates of man’s rights.


(April 1963)


13. Collectivized “Rights”

by Ayn Rand


Rights are a moral principle defining proper social relationships. Just as a man needs a moral code in order to survive (in order to act, to choose the right goals and to achieve ...
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