Billy Brown [firstname.lastname@example.org] wrote:
>Modern America is less oppressed than the rest of the world, but it still
>offers its citizens rather limited freedom.
Uh, last I checked, America imprisoned a larger fraction of its population than any country other than Russia; that sounds a lot like oppression to me. There are various areas where America does beat the rest of the world in terms of freedom, but you can find plenty of exceptions.