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Understanding Freedom: Freedom & Government – Part 1

© Robert Orwell Hand – (Reprinted with Permission) https://understandingthings.net/2019/08/01/understanding-freedom-part-ii-freedom-and-government/

If freedom for all means that everyone is equally free, freedom and equality in a democratic society are, rather than competing with each other, two sides of the same coin. Society organized in the interest of freedom and equality (ideally, if not so much in reality) is called democracy (from Greek, demos, lit., people; and kratos, lit., power). Continue reading Understanding Freedom: Freedom & Government – Part 1