Yes and no. We're each responsible for ourselves. If an individual is frightened by propaganda he may at first be an innocent victim, but if he succumbs to his fear without attempting to find the truth (as do, I submit, most of us) then he becomes the guilty party.
How many people do you know who just refuse to listen to reasoned arguments against govt violation of NAP? At what point do they lose the tag of victim and earn the tag of being their own victimizer?
Never trouble trouble til trouble troubles you. Fortune Cookie