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to not need anyone else to take care of you
to make plans and decisions about your life, without depending on anyone else
to be allowed to go anywhere in a place and do what you want
to not let yourself be influenced or controlled by other people
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
to give someone more control over their life or more power to do something
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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