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The human instinct for

demanding "fairness" is just as strong, or stronger, than the demand for non aggression. Since most people disregard both in their practical positions (supporting both economic inequality, and force), I don't see what basis you have for claiming one has priority over the other. They both are contrary to human nature in pretty much the same way. Whether you blame evolution or The Fall, humans don't much care about "everyone else's" rights and interests, when they conflict with their own.

A very different world and a very different human nature would be needed to make either communism or NAP appealing to a large majority, and capable of producing a stable, sustainable social order.