Alice Marks of Duluth sent this photo of Russian exchange diver Leonid releasing an owl in 1991 at the University of Minnesota Raptor Center. Marks said: "As Leonid released the bird and watched it fly off into the sky, he smiled and said, 'Now I know what freedom is.' Leonid’s statement has stayed with me for years. It sums up the difference between the free choices we Americans take for granted and the lack of freedoms of the Soviets and so many others in this world today."
What does freedom mean to you?
Terry Mahoney of Duluth: What does freedom mean to me? Freedom is so integrated into my life, how do I answer that question?
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