It is impossible to talk about independence without also talking about the notion of freedom, whether it be an independent nation or an independent person, independence is supposed to equal freedom.

But does independence equal freedom, is an independent person free, is an “independent” person even an independent person? To answer that we need to look at some independent people.

Arguably the most independent person in this world is a man nicknamed, Man of the Hole, this man is the last surviving member of a tribe in the Amazon rainforest, and he lives completely and entirely on his own.


David Graham

Due to injury I write using voice dictation software. Lover of psychology, science’y things, movies, fiction & self-improvement.

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