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Peter Hitchens on Liberty and Freedom

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Peter Hitchens

http://hitchensblog.mailonsunday.co.uk/2016/10/peter-hitchens-trust-judges-id-rather-ask-a-baboon-to-carry-a-ming-vase.html

“For many years now I have not always said in public what I think in private…I expect the number of things about which we cannot speak to grow…it is dangerous in these thought-policed times even to make such a confession…Freedom of speech and thought…are very delicate and easily smashed…Watching our current elite’s treatment of liberty is like watching a baboon carrying a priceless Ming vase across a stone-paved floor”

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