(from Wikipedia, with edits by me)
Michael Berliner of the Ayn Rand Institute said Western civilization brought
"reason, science, self-reliance, individualism, ambition, and productive achievement"slavery, death and pestilence to a people who were based in “primitivism, mysticism, and collectivism”lived with and honored the natural balance of life, and to a land that was "sparsely inhabited, unused, and underdeveloped."capable of maintaining homeostasis with all life forms.
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