:: Yes, where equality demands that some people produce for others on an involuntary basis there is no individual sovereignty.
: And whoever advocated that on this board?
It doesnt have to advocated. If a man produces x crops by his effort and those crops divided up by a popular vote, the result of which the farmer disagrees with, then it is the consequence. he is onver the barrel of populism. If he produces its taken, if he doesnt - they all suffer. (it does show who depends on whom though)
: What about me v. the world? My collective self
'Us' against those who would coercively enslave 'us' part-time or full time for purposes 'we' may not agree with.