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On Liberty and Freedom: A Dialogue

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I travelled down to New York Harbor to meet my dear friend Franz. No sooner had I arrived at our meeting place than when the sun began to emerge from its hiding place and light up the sky above and the waters beneath. As it leapt up from its abode its warm rays stretched out and rested on the cold and fragile buildings of the city. There is something about a sunrise that gives one hope. Soon I noticed Franz approaching in the distance. “Hello, friend!” he shouted from afar. “Good day for sailing, don’t you say?” “It is a rather beautiful morning,” I said. “Tell me, Franz, what is liberty?” “Oh, Arthur,... Read More

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