This is a quote from the book "The Virtue Of Selfishness" by Ayn Rand
...d free trade. (By “legitimate,” I mean: noncriminal and freely formed, that is, a group which no one was forced to join.)
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For instance, the right of an industrial concern to en
gage in business is derived from the right of its owners to invest their money in a productive venture — from their right to hire employees — from the right of the employees to sell their se
rvices — from the right of all those involved to pro- duce and to sell their products — from the right of the customers to buy (or not to buy) those products. Every link of this complex chai...