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is core to the notion of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” in the Declaration of Independence

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    the idea that government may never restrict citizens’ liberty

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    I don't think so. The government can restrict our liberty in certain situations. For instance we can't drive 50 mph in a 30 mph zone.

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    Human agency

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    The meaning of those words can be interpreted in many ways. A good explanation of the roots of the idea is here:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Life,_Liberty_and_the_pursuit_of_Happiness

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    the concept of American exceptionalism

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