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Benjamin Franklin

January 17, 1706 - April 17, 1790
"Printers are educated in the Belief, that when Men differ in Opinion, both Sides ought equally to have the Advantage of being heard by the Publick; and that when Truth and Error have fair Play, the former is always an overmatch for the latter."source: Apology for Printers, 1731.freedom of speech, freedom of the press, opinion, debate

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