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ziq wrote

I don't think you can have freedom without equality. Equality is freedom, once you've achieved that, freedom is inevitable.


sharp_dressed_left wrote

What kind of equality are we talking? I assume you mean the sharing of resources and opportunity etc to a reasonable extent - but although I agree this would create an environment for a valuable kind of freedom to flourish, I don't think it's inevitable. For example, if you see freedom as the ability to act or be according to your purpose, surely equality doesn't entail that different purposes are catered for, that there is a true variety of opportunities and luxury resources that allow for this kind of freedom? So can you just explain what you mean by inevitable?