History 211 Unit 2

History 211 Unit 2 - History 211 Unit 2 Discussion...

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History 211 06/15/2010 Unit 2 Discussion Questions Which would you choose if you could have only one, liberty or security? Why? If I were to be forced with the decision of choosing liberty or security I would choose security. I feel that liberty can be too loosely defined, as can security to some extent, and therefore loses its appeal when compared to the allure of security and safety for myself and loved ones. I would assume that with security there are not acts of persecution and torture being done to others. While there may be distinctions amongst people, (i.e. the classifications and rules forced upon the Tutsis and Hutus) I feel more good is to come from a society that feels secure than a society were everyone is free to make their own choices and decisions. While of course it would be ideal to have both liberty and security, I feel that when put up to the choice liberty without security can lead to fear and eventually political, economic, and social turmoil. I feel security in turn does not
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