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Freedom ride in the US, an organized ride in buses or other public transport as a demonstration against racial segregation; the term was used particularly in the context of civil rights demonstrations of the 1960s.

Freedom Trail a historic route through Boston, Massachusetts, which begins and ends at Faneuil Hall, where Bostonians met to protest against British ‘taxation without representation’ (see Boston Tea Party) in the months preceding the War of American Independence.

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