is how rapidly you wind up with neither.
The path towards totalitarianism replicates Zeno's Paradox, ever divisible in infinitesimal increments, apparently as impossible to complete as it is doomed to do it.
Don't agree. A dog has both liberty and freedom, the best of both worlds. And he's not even aware of his loss of dignity, which is a human construct. The knitter is the one who has lost her freedom.