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Quotation by Herbert Marcuse
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Self-determination, the autonomy of the individual, asserts itself in the right to race his automobile, to handle his power tools, to buy a gun, to communicate to mass audiences his opinion, no matter how ignorant, how aggressive, it may be.
Herbert Marcuse (1898–1979), U.S. political philosopher. An Essay on Liberation, ch. 1 (1969).
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