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The Town Square Test

Conceptualised by Natan Sharansky in his book The Case of Democracy, a test of how free a society truly is:

"If a person cannot walk into the middle of the town square and express his or her views without fear of arrest, imprisonment, or physical harm, then that person is living in a fear society, not a free society. We cannot rest until every person living in a 'fear society' has finally won their freedom."

Who knows what walking into the town square will lead to...

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