I Question the Existence of Freedom

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    Hello this is the subaltern speaking.

    May I have my identity back?
    yeyoil yeyoil
    26-30, M
    1 Response Sep 11, 2014

    What Is Freedom And How Is It Achieved

    world war two our canadian soldiers fought to keep canada and england free from the crazy adolf hitler. but are we canadians free look at all the laws we have, look at how many things we cannot do there are restrictions. are restrictions supposed to be a part of FREEdom cuz...
    icywater20 icywater20
    Apr 29, 2011

    If we cannot choose the place

    and time we are born at, what happens in the first years of our childhood marks strongly our character, and our decisions are strongly influenced by our unconscious mind, our freedom is very limited to say the least.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Nov 4, 2014

    Free To Submit

    Free to submit to the unseen guidelines of a unique spiritual path or be blindly controlled by the powers that be.
    Arlo Arlo
    31-35, M
    Oct 6, 2009

    I would question this,

    too, of anyone who chooses to give his or hers away. If I never asked you to give your will to me, then I should be absolved from responsibility for the decisions you choose or do not choose to make. Especially when we do not even live in close proximity. The statement, 'You...
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jun 6, 2015

    Freedom Spell

    Is not the butterfly trapped by its own colorful wings? Is it not caged by its need to flutter about from one flower to the next collecting the necessary nectar to sustain its brief flight though life? Even the majestic soaring eagle our country uses as the ultimate symbol of...
    CopperCoil CopperCoil
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Jul 13, 2008

    If we don't exist in the physical reality,

    do we actually exist? Our bodies are here but the part that makes you you is only on your mind and I read that we only talk for a total of 11 minutes everyday so are we just blips throughout the day showing our existence in tiny pieces.
    Wbyogimaso Wbyogimaso
    31-35, M
    1 Response May 15, 2015

    What is life? Is life just a fault in The

    organization of matter? Is our consciousness just a mistake? Purely a illusion with no purpose at all? In my mind is The only place where i am truly free and i think to my deepest insurrections, but from what i perceive from people, i think they are kind of blind, with a limited...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho
    18-21, M
    Feb 23, 2015

    What does it mean to be free?

    There are certainly a vast amount of creative and imaginative possibilities of things I can do. But if I have not yet had the idea or imagined it, can it be said that I'm free to do it? Or is my apprehension of the possibility a condition of my free choice? There are also many...
    Finlo Finlo
    22-25, M
    Jun 15, 2015

    If our brain controls our body,

    then who the fvck controls our brain? Aliens? Cheesus? XD nope, seriously who/what?
    deleted deleted
    Apr 23, 2014


    In this world freedom is a myth to some, for it really doesn't seem obtainable. But with God, those he sets free is free indeed!
    peachfuzz68 peachfuzz68
    41-45, F
    Nov 13, 2012

    The Illusion

     people actually belive they elect a president.if so why is their such a thing as the electorial count?you think you own your land?you can now be put in jail just for being suspecious  looking.i have a scanner,and i have heard police get after someone for walking down...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    1 Response Jan 15, 2010

    Sometimes I Wonder

    Are we free, or are we determined beings? Is there really such a thing as free-will? Are any of our choices really ours to make, or have they been predetermined for us by our innate characteristics and circumstances? To many, the answer may seem to be a simple "yes, of course...
    LG76 LG76
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 25, 2011
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