hat Hobbs had in his mind.
. American Republic is founded on the idea of rights.
Is there any distinction between freedom and rights?
iberty, in opposition to the law.
of this document.
— Democracy in America 19 century – there’ll be threat: another tyranny of public opinion, a desire of people to stick with their opinion.
) can be as threatening as any power exercised by a sovereign. It’s very central to modern concept of freedom. And America is a great example of that direction.