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Quote from Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.,

"Men feared witches and burnt women. It is the function of speech to free men from bondage of irrational fear."


Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. (more quotes by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. or books by/about Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.)

(1841-1935) US Supreme Court Justice, also known as "The Great Dissenter"


dissenting Gitlow v. People of State of New York 1925


Government, Independence, Power


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