One important point conspicuously omitted.
The majority of what we call individualism, the idea that each of us is a distinct and unique roll of the personality dice, is about 99% conceit. People who regard themselves as independent of society and with no responsibilities to their fellow citizens are delusional. They're not going to hunt their own dinner every day, they can't survive without roads and police & firemen, they were educated, or maybe they weren't, at schools that we all payed for whether we had children or not.
Mayor Boyd pounds his chest with this garbage. sickening libertarian horseshit about survival of the fittest. Well, he's going to get old and infirm too, let's see what he has to say when he needs help just getting through a day.