Don Quixote: Pioneer of Religious Freedom

Was Don Quixote a pioneer of religious freedom?  Eric C. Graf, Professor of Literature at Universidad Francisco Marroquín, explains how Miguel de Cervantes used his novel Don Quixote to illustrate the negative consequences of censoring speech and religion. Do you agree with Cervantes’s argument that individuals should be left alone to have freedom of conscience? Or are there some ideas that are too dangerous for individuals to access?

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