Ayn Rand escaped from Russia eight years after the Bolshevik Revolution overthrew it. She immigrated to the United States.
We have much to learn from those who have escaped from socialist leftists.
“Man’s survival requires that those who think be free of the interference of those who don’t.”
— Ayn Rand, What is Capitalism?
Ayn Rand: What is Capitalism?
Ayn Rand, Q&A at West Point 1974.
Mike Wallace Interview with Ayn Rand
Johnny Carson interview with Ayn Rand
“To violate man’s rights means to compel him to act against his own judgment… there is only one way to do it: by the use of physical force. There are two potential violators of man’s rights: the criminals and the government. The great achievement of the United States was to draw a distinction between these two — by forbidding to the second the legalized version of the activities of the first.”
— Ayn Rand essay “Man’s Rights”, April 1963 issue of The Objectivist Newsletter