freedom of thought

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Noun1.freedom of thought - the right to hold unpopular ideas
human right - (law) any basic right or freedom to which all human beings are entitled and in whose exercise a government may not interfere (including rights to life and liberty as well as freedom of thought and expression and equality before the law)
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He affirmed in the paper he presented before the committee Tuesday the importance of respect to the freedom of thinking of persons, provided that this thinking shall not be harmful or against the religion and customs.
Yet this attack on the freedom of thinking is not only allowed but encouraged in our Economy which is supposed to be capitalistic but is not."

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