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Bryan Bloom Professor DeMotte SOC100 1/27/17 Freedom can mean many different things to many different people. We can view freedom politically, as having the opportunity to be able to vote for certain ideas, people, or parties that best represent our views. Closely tied to this notion of freedom of speech, where one has the liberty to voice their personal opinion or perspective. Others understand freedom in more of a financial context, where people seek to free themselves of financial debt, outstanding credit and burdensome loans. Freedom starts with a basic principle of self-control. In a free society, each and every person has legal control of their own body and mind. As such, the concept of freedom refers to a certain type of political empowerment. It refers specifically to equal empowerment. In other words, a free society is one with an equal distribution of legal rights and in which each and every person has as much legal rights as possible. Now base off this do I think everyone has the same freedom as one
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