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Without cost. Free goods and services usually come with some strings attached. For example, one may receive a free item with an order to buy another item. Some dispute whether such bonuses are really free. See also: Sweetener.
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Not only did the committee fight against tyrannical legislation and censorship attempts, but it also constantly kept the ideals of intellectual freedom before the minds of California librarians.
In addition, Freedom Chemical Company has signed an agreement to purchase Reilly-Whiteman Inc.
Following a press conference, Tom Kilgannon, President of Freedom Alliance, presented the high school leadership program as well as more information about the Freedom Alliance to the Military Affairs Council of the Chamber of Commerce and military leadership at Ft.
It criticized those religious institutions of education that did not "at least in regard to one particular subject [religious doctrine], accept the principles of freedom of inquiry, of opinion, and of teaching; and their purpose is not to advance knowledge by the unrestricted research and unfettered discussion of impartial investigators, but rather to subsidize the promotion of opinions held by the persons, usually not of the scholar's calling, who provide the funds for their maintenance.
Hard Road to Freedom not only analyzes the shifting nature of the black freedom struggle within the context of economic, political and cultural changes in the nation, but it also addresses significant differences in the black experience between and within regions.
Asked to name the specific freedoms in the amendment, only 18 percent could identify freedom of religion.
that income requires production), limit the freedom of those who wish to be idle.
Most dramatically, slaves themselves appreciated that by defining freedom as a universal right, the revolutionaries had devised a rhetoric that could be deployed against chattel bondage.
The index assigns a grade in each category using a scale from 0 to 100, where 100 represents the maximum freedom.
The most basic form of freedom, which is the freedom that our society usually thinks of, is the freedom of choice, of the marketplace.
The President issued a call to spread freedom throughout the world, and then he admitted that he has deprived Americans of one of their most basic freedoms under the Fourth Amendment--to be free from unjustified government intrusion.
In Santorum's view, freedom is not the same as liberty.