Seen via "Tom Paine", a discussion piece by Professor Sandy Ikeda on what a free society would look like.
Why should we want a free society?
Do people mean by that merely, a society in which my own freedom is maximised? In which case, this has always been achieved - by powerful individuals.
Maybe a better way to approach the problem is to establish limits on the wealth, power and ability to manage public information and communication of those who most want dominance. Perhaps the key to freedom is restriction.
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