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Horsehead History: Episode 2

She wasn’t always green, and her full name is “Liberty Enlightening the World” — and that’s only the beginning:

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What Is Independence?

Independence is autonomy. It’s the freedom to govern yourself and to rely upon your own independent judgment. Independence is freedom. But what, finally, is freedom? In its fundamental form, freedom really has only one meaning: it’s the omission of force. Freedom is the absence of compulsion. It simply means that you are left alone. The…

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