This is a quote from the book "The ​Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...ce B, who declare that they do not accept the validity of Mr. Smith’s complaint and do not recognize the authority of Government A. What happens then? You take it from there.

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evolution of the concept of “government” has had a long, tortuous history. Some glimmer of the government’s proper function seems to have existed in every organized society, manifesting i tself in such phenomena as the recognition of some implicit (if often nonexistent) difference between a government and a robber gang — the aura of respect and of moral authority granted to the...
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