I offer a link, to the 1964 Playboy interview with Ayn Rand. I will only quote one question & answer, and offer the link for you to read the rest.
PLAYBOY: What, in your view, is the proper function of a government?
RAND: Basically, there is really only one proper function: the protection of individual rights…
Her best known work, Atlas Shrugged, tells the tale of a socialist takeover of America. I had always enjoyed that work as fiction. Now I consider it prophetic.
What’s good for the country is good for General Motors, and vice versa.